Legal Secretary with Legal Compliance Skills Salary

Just below three-fifths of Legal Secretaries with Legal Compliance skills have been in the field for more than 10 years. Pay can fall anywhere from $30K to $71K per year, but median earnings come to around $47K annually. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and just under a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by the larger part and dental coverage is claimed by more than half. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$30,756 - $72,214
$31K
$47K
$72K
MEDIAN: $46,714
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50%
90%

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$13.26 - $33.33
$13
$19
$33
MEDIAN: $18.88
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$0$72K
Salary $30,756 - $72,214
Bonus $498.00 - $4,919
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,001 - $72,100
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 97
Hourly Data $0$54
Hourly Rate $13.26 - $33.33
Overtime $18.88 - $54.54
Annual Data $0$72K
Bonus $498.00 - $4,919
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,001 - $72,100
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 62

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

Pay by Experience for a Legal Secretary has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal Secretary with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 54 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal Secretary with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 48 salaries. A Legal Secretary with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 47 salaries.

Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
32%
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Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

Late-Career
▲34%

Experienced
▲14%

National Average
$44,000

Mid-Career
▼13%

Entry-Level
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 27%
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