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Legal Assistant Salaries

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6,111 SalariesUpdated Jan 19, 2018
Average Base Pay
$45,560/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$33K
Low
$46K
Average
$63K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,407
Range$449 - $6,922
How much does a Legal Assistant make?

The national average salary for a Legal Assistant is $45,560 in United States. Filter by location to see Legal Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 6,111 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Legal Assistant employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Skadden Arps
      $53,129/yr
      Range: $43K - $81K
      41 salaries
      $53,129/yr
      $43K$81K
      McCabe, Weisberg & Conway
      $14/hr
      Range: $12 - $18
      40 salaries
      $14/hr
      $12$18
      Manley Deas Kochalski
      $15/hr
      Range: $13 - $18
      33 salaries
      $15/hr
      $13$18
      CGI
      $50,679/yr
      Range: $44K - $60K
      29 salaries
      $50,679/yr
      $44K$60K
      US Department of Justice
      $45,949/yr
      Range: $36K - $62K
      24 salaries
      $45,949/yr
      $36K$62K
      Progressive Insurance
      $52,790/yr
      Range: $46K - $62K
      24 salaries
      $52,790/yr
      $46K$62K
      Phelan Hallinan & Schmieg
      $18/hr
      Range: $13 - $23
      20 salaries
      $18/hr
      $13$23

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      Brock & Scott, PLLC
      $14/hr
      Range: $10 - $18
      19 salaries
      $14/hr
      $10$18
      Cascino Vaughan Law Offices
      $13/hr
      Range: $11 - $15
      19 salaries
      $13/hr
      $11$15
      McCarthy & Holthus
      $15/hr
      Range: $12 - $18
      18 salaries
      $15/hr
      $12$18
      Sullivan & Cromwell
      $48,661/yr
      Range: $43K - $75K
      18 salaries
      $48,661/yr
      $43K$75K
      Fein Such Kahn & Shepard
      $16/hr
      Range: $10 - $25
      18 salaries
      $16/hr
      $10$25
      Google
      $59,801/yr
      Range: $44K - $76K
      18 salaries
      $59,801/yr
      $44K$76K
      Federal Government
      $49,664/yr
      Range: $38K - $56K
      17 salaries
      $49,664/yr
      $38K$56K
      Codilis & Associates PC
      $15/hr
      Range: $12 - $18
      16 salaries
      $15/hr
      $12$18
      Montlick and Associates
      $36,657/yr
      Range: $28K - $50K
      15 salaries
      $36,657/yr
      $28K$50K
      Relin Goldstein & Crane
      $12/hr
      Range: $11 - $13
      15 salaries
      $12/hr
      $11$13
      Blommer Peterman SC
      $30,382/yr
      Range: $24K - $53K
      15 salaries
      $30,382/yr
      $24K$53K
      Harmon Law Offices
      $15/hr
      Range: $14 - $16
      15 salaries
      $15/hr
      $14$16
      Law Offices of Daniel C. Consuegra
      $16/hr
      Range: $11 - $23
      15 salaries
      $16/hr
      $11$23

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Legal Assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $40,000
      per year
      A Legal Assistant in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $40,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $300 cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $57,000
      per year
      A Legal Assistant in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $57,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $800 cash bonus
      $400 profit sharing
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Private
      $34,000
      per year
      A Legal Assistant in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $34,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Private Practice / Firm
      $43,000
      per year
      A Legal Assistant in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $43,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Government
      $15
      hourly
      A Legal Assistant in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $15 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Private Practice / Firm
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