Average Legal Secretary Salary in Seattle, Washington

$61,937
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,400
Bonus
$1,915
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The average salary for a Legal Secretary in Seattle, Washington is $61,937.
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MEDIAN $61,937
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Salary
$40k - $85k
Bonus
$511 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$39k - $84k

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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

Skills in Typing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $40,322 based on 11 salaries. An early career Legal Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,308 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,211 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,085 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $76,429.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 23.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (13.4% more) and New York, New York (13.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (2.8% less) and Chicago, Illinois (2.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 100 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.0%
Early Career
26.0%
Mid Career
14.0%
Experienced
24.0%
Late Career
25.0%