Average Experienced Legal Secretary with Drafting Correspondence Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$59,976
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$1,965
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Secretary with Drafting Correspondence skills in Chicago, Illinois is $59,976.
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$42k
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$73k
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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

Skills in Document Preparation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Client Interaction, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office 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 $36,696 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Legal Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $65,689.
Employees with Legal Secretary in their job title in Palo Alto, California earn an average of 58.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (32.4% more) and New York, New York (27.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sacramento, California (17.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 66 survey responses.
Early Career
21.2%
Mid Career
9.1%
Late Career
69.7%