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Legal Assistant Salaries

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6,428 SalariesUpdated Dec 11, 2018
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Average Base Pay
$53,308/yr
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$39K
Low
$53K
Average
$73K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,558
Range$490 - $7,813
How much does a Legal Assistant make?

The national average salary for a Legal Assistant is $53,308 in United States. Filter by location to see Legal Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 6,428 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Legal Assistant employees.

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      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      McCabe, Weisberg & Conway
      $14/hr
      Range: $12 - $19
      49 salaries
      $14/hr
      $12$19
      Skadden Arps
      $47,719/yr
      Range: $43K - $81K
      42 salaries
      $47,719/yr
      $43K$81K
      Manley Deas Kochalski
      $15/hr
      Range: $13 - $18
      35 salaries
      $15/hr
      $13$18
      CGI
      $49,812/yr
      Range: $44K - $60K
      30 salaries
      $49,812/yr
      $44K$60K
      Brock & Scott, PLLC
      $13/hr
      Range: $10 - $18
      28 salaries
      $13/hr
      $10$18
      US Department of Justice
      $45,000/yr
      Range: $36K - $62K
      27 salaries
      $45,000/yr
      $36K$62K
      Progressive Insurance
      $52,243/yr
      Range: $46K - $62K
      24 salaries
      $52,243/yr
      $46K$62K

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      Sullivan & Cromwell
      $45,000/yr
      Range: $43K - $65K
      21 salaries
      $45,000/yr
      $43K$65K
      Phelan Hallinan & Schmieg
      $18/hr
      Range: $16 - $20
      21 salaries
      $18/hr
      $16$20
      Google
      $60,000/yr
      Range: $44K - $80K
      19 salaries
      $60,000/yr
      $44K$80K
      Cascino Vaughan Law Offices
      $13/hr
      Range: $11 - $15
      19 salaries
      $13/hr
      $11$15
      Codilis & Associates PC
      $15/hr
      Range: $12 - $18
      19 salaries
      $15/hr
      $12$18
      Fein Such Kahn & Shepard
      $16/hr
      Range: $10 - $27
      19 salaries
      $16/hr
      $10$27
      McCarthy & Holthus
      $15/hr
      Range: $12 - $18
      18 salaries
      $15/hr
      $12$18
      Montlick and Associates
      $35,798/yr
      Range: $28K - $50K
      17 salaries
      $35,798/yr
      $28K$50K
      Federal Government
      $51,066/yr
      Range: $38K - $56K
      17 salaries
      $51,066/yr
      $38K$56K
      White & Case
      $45,906/yr
      Range: $42K - $64K
      17 salaries
      $45,906/yr
      $42K$64K
      Harmon Law Offices
      $15/hr
      Range: $14 - $16
      16 salaries
      $15/hr
      $14$16
      Relin Goldstein & Crane
      $12/hr
      Range: $11 - $13
      15 salaries
      $12/hr
      $11$13
      Robertson Anschutz & Schneid
      $13/hr
      Range: $10 - $17
      15 salaries
      $13/hr
      $10$17

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $60,000
      per year
      A Coordinator, Business & Legal Affairs in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $22
      hourly
      A Legal Resource Assistant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $22 per hour
      Job Highlights
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $63,000
      per year
      A Legal Assistant/Paralegal in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $63,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Houston, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $31,000
      per year
      A Legal Assistant in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $31,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $300 cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      St. Louis, MO Area area
      Part-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Private Practice / Firm
      $30,000
      per year
      A Legal Assistant in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $30,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $400 cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
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