Average Legal Secretary with Microsoft Word Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$70,446
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,965
Bonus
$5,000
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The average salary for a Legal Secretary with Microsoft Word skills in Los Angeles, California is $70,446.
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Salary
$50k - $85k
Bonus
$850 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$43k - $84k

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Job Description for Legal Secretary

Career Paths

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Legal Secretary
Legal Assistant
Legal Administrative Assistant
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

Skills in Document Preparation and Client Interaction are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Typing, 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 $59,160 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,980 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,687 based on 21 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $72,207.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 10.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (2.7% more) and New York, New York (2.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (22.9% less), Chicago, Illinois (13.8% less) and San Diego, California (6.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 90 survey responses.
Early Career
7.8%
Mid Career
13.3%
Experienced
23.3%
Late Career
55.6%