Average Legal Secretary with Filing Court Documents Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$69,661
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,600
Bonus
$4,943
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The average salary for a Legal Secretary with Filing Court Documents skills in Los Angeles, California is $69,661.
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MEDIAN $69,661
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Salary
$49k - $84k
Bonus
$745 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$4k - $5k
Total Pay
$44k - $85k

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Career Paths

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Legal Secretary
Legal Assistant
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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

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

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 $54,014 based on 29 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,298 based on 55 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $72,846.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 9.5% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (17.5% less), Dallas, Texas (16.5% less) and Houston, Texas (16.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 211 survey responses.
Early Career
13.7%
Mid Career
9.5%
Experienced
26.1%
Late Career
50.7%