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Legal Assistant Salaries

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6,111 SalariesUpdated Apr 22, 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)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      McCabe, Weisberg & Conway
      $14/hr
      Range: $12 - $19
      41 salaries
      $14
      $12$19
      Skadden Arps
      $53,129/yr
      Range: $43K - $81K
      41 salaries
      $53,129
      $43K$81K
      Manley Deas Kochalski
      $15/hr
      Range: $13 - $18
      35 salaries
      $15
      $13$18
      CGI
      $50,679/yr
      Range: $44K - $60K
      29 salaries
      $50,679
      $44K$60K
      US Department of Justice
      $46,719/yr
      Range: $36K - $62K
      27 salaries
      $46,719
      $36K$62K
      Progressive Insurance
      $52,790/yr
      Range: $46K - $62K
      24 salaries
      $52,790
      $46K$62K
      Brock & Scott, PLLC
      $14/hr
      Range: $10 - $18
      22 salaries
      $14
      $10$18

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      Phelan Hallinan & Schmieg
      $18/hr
      Range: $16 - $20
      21 salaries
      $18
      $16$20
      Codilis & Associates PC
      $15/hr
      Range: $12 - $18
      19 salaries
      $15
      $12$18
      Cascino Vaughan Law Offices
      $13/hr
      Range: $11 - $15
      19 salaries
      $13
      $11$15
      McCarthy & Holthus
      $15/hr
      Range: $12 - $18
      18 salaries
      $15
      $12$18
      Sullivan & Cromwell
      $48,661/yr
      Range: $43K - $75K
      18 salaries
      $48,661
      $43K$75K
      Fein Such Kahn & Shepard
      $16/hr
      Range: $10 - $25
      18 salaries
      $16
      $10$25
      Google
      $59,801/yr
      Range: $44K - $76K
      18 salaries
      $59,801
      $44K$76K
      Montlick and Associates
      $36,580/yr
      Range: $28K - $50K
      17 salaries
      $36,580
      $28K$50K
      Federal Government
      $49,664/yr
      Range: $38K - $56K
      17 salaries
      $49,664
      $38K$56K
      Relin Goldstein & Crane
      $12/hr
      Range: $11 - $15
      16 salaries
      $12
      $11$15
      Harmon Law Offices
      $15/hr
      Range: $14 - $16
      16 salaries
      $15
      $14$16
      Blommer Peterman SC
      $30,382/yr
      Range: $24K - $53K
      15 salaries
      $30,382
      $24K$53K
      Law Offices of Daniel C. Consuegra
      $16/hr
      Range: $11 - $23
      15 salaries
      $16
      $11$23

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $60,960
      per year
      A Legal Assistant/Paralegal in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $60,960 per year
      Additional Pay
      $2k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $43,890
      per year
      A Legal Assistant in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $43,890 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      St. Louis, MO Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Private Practice / Firm
      $20
      hourly
      A Legal Assistant in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $20 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Contract
       
      10000+ employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $40,640
      per year
      A Legal Assistant in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $40,640 per year
      Job Highlights
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
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