Average Legal Specialist Salary

$73,500
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$48k
MEDIAN
$74k
90%
$101k

The average salary for a Legal Specialist is $73,500 in 2023

Base Salary
$48k - $101k
Bonus
$1k - $11k
Total Pay
$41k - $101k
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What Do Legal Specialists Do?

Legal Specialist Tasks
  • Develop, implement and validate document management, version processes and discovery processes.
  • Liaise with outside counsel, consultants and other departments.
  • Support scheduling, obtain equipment and edit presentations and notes.
  • Draft, edit and update legal documents, validating for accuracy.
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FAQs About Legal Specialists

What is the highest pay for Legal Specialists?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Legal Specialist is $101k / year

What is the lowest pay for Legal Specialists?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Legal Specialist is $48k / year

How can Legal Specialists increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Legal Specialist is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Legal Specialist that oversees more junior Legal Specialists, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.