Average Mid-Career Legal Secretary with Typing Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$55,481
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$1,250
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Secretary with Typing skills in Chicago, Illinois is $55,481.
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$51k
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$55k
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$65k
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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

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

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 $40,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,154 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $61,901.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 19.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (0.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Las Vegas, Nevada (17.1% less), Dallas, Texas (15.3% less) and New York, New York (7.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 48 survey responses.
Early Career
16.7%
Experienced
20.8%
Late Career
62.5%