Average Early-Career Legal Secretary with Typing Skills Salary in New York, New York

$47,500
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The average salary for an Early-Career Legal Secretary with Typing skills in New York, New York is $47,500.
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What Are Popular Skills for Legal Secretaries?

Skills in Document Preparation, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office, Proofreading and Scheduling are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretaries?

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 $41,446 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,412 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,681 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $76,253.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 26.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (11.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (41.1% less), New Orleans, Louisiana (24.2% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (16.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 84 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.1%
Mid Career
13.1%
Experienced
22.6%
Late Career
57.1%