Average Legal Secretary Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

$67,241
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,553
Bonus
$3,052
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The average salary for a Legal Secretary in Boston, Massachusetts is $67,241.
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$43k
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$67k
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$85k
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MEDIAN $67,241
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Salary
$43k - $85k
Bonus
$587 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $6k
Total Pay
$44k - $91k

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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

Skills in Document Preparation and Microsoft Word are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Client Interaction, Drafting Correspondence and Filing Court Documents.

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

An early career Legal Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $44,954 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,567 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,199 based on 43 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $71,657.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 13.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (4.5% more) and New York, New York (4.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (10.5% less), Chicago, Illinois (9.9% less) and San Diego, California (7.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 144 survey responses.
Early Career
6.9%
Mid Career
9.7%
Experienced
29.9%
Late Career
53.5%