Average Experienced Legal Secretary with Drafting Correspondence Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$70,640
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$2,457
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Secretary with Drafting Correspondence skills in Los Angeles, California is $70,640.
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$51k
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$71k
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$83k
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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, Microsoft Word 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 $42,066 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $71,311.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in Palo Alto, California earn an average of 34.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (12.4% more) and New York, New York (8.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sacramento, California (29.6% less), Chicago, Illinois (15.1% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (5.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 78 survey responses.
Early Career
10.3%
Mid Career
23.1%
Late Career
66.7%