Average Legal Secretary with Proofreading Skills Salary

$53,818
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,474
Bonus
$3,000
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The average salary for a Legal Secretary with Proofreading skills is $53,818.
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Salary
$35k - $78k
Bonus
$486 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$900 - $8k
Total Pay
$29k - $78k

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Job Description for Legal Secretary

Popular Employer Salaries for Legal Secretary

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Legal Secretary. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Legal Secretary
Legal Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

Skills that pay less than market rate include Typing, Client Interaction, Drafting Correspondence, Filing Court Documents and Document Preparation.

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

An entry-level Legal Secretary with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $36,906 based on 98 salaries. An early career Legal Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,168 based on 239 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,425 based on 166 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,234 based on 307 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $61,423.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 39.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (38.3% more) and New York, New York (36.1% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,170 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.4%
Early Career
20.4%
Mid Career
14.2%
Experienced
26.2%
Late Career
30.8%