Legal Secretary Salaries

3,328 SalariesUpdated Jun 18, 2021

Average Base Pay
$57,482 / yr
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How much does a Legal Secretary make?

The national average salary for a Legal Secretary is $57,482 in United States. Filter by location to see Legal Secretary salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,328 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Legal Secretary employees.

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Legal Secretary

Kirkland & Ellis

$72,644/yr

Range: $55K - $95K

44 salaries

$72,644/yr
$55K$95K

Legal Secretary

Morgan Lewis

$85,321/yr

Range: $51K - $103K

40 salaries

$85,321/yr
$51K$103K

Legal Secretary

GEICO

$42,395/yr

Range: $35K - $60K

40 salaries

$42,395/yr
$35K$60K

Legal Secretary

Covington & Burling

$66,223/yr

Range: $53K - $94K

34 salaries

$66,223/yr
$53K$94K

Legal Secretary

Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith

$69,125/yr

Range: $22K - $87K

33 salaries

$69,125/yr
$22K$87K

Legal Secretary

Dechert

$52,679/yr

Range: $45K - $97K

33 salaries

$52,679/yr
$45K$97K

Legal Secretary

DLA Piper

$75,502/yr

Range: $63K - $106K

32 salaries

$75,502/yr
$63K$106K

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Legal Secretary

Wilson Elser

$54,310/yr

Range: $43K - $76K

30 salaries

$54,310/yr
$43K$76K

Legal Secretary

Sidley Austin

$83,601/yr

Range: $54K - $101K

29 salaries

$83,601/yr
$54K$101K

Legal Secretary

Latham & Watkins

$77,102/yr

Range: $48K - $101K

28 salaries

$77,102/yr
$48K$101K

Legal Secretary

Liberty Mutual Insurance

$50,371/yr

Range: $47K - $59K

26 salaries

$50,371/yr
$47K$59K

Legal Secretary

K&L Gates LLP

$69,804/yr

Range: $52K - $89K

26 salaries

$69,804/yr
$52K$89K

Legal Secretary

Quinn Emanuel

$52,698/yr

Range: $46K - $83K

26 salaries

$52,698/yr
$46K$83K

Legal Secretary

Greenberg Traurig

$74,796/yr

Range: $59K - $86K

24 salaries

$74,796/yr
$59K$86K

Legal Secretary

Travelers

$58,570/yr

Range: $50K - $73K

24 salaries

$58,570/yr
$50K$73K

Legal Secretary

Cooley

$90,525/yr

Range: $63K - $111K

24 salaries

$90,525/yr
$63K$111K

Legal Secretary

Wilmerhale

$72,793/yr

Range: $52K - $86K

22 salaries

$72,793/yr
$52K$86K

Legal Secretary

State Farm

$50,625/yr

Range: $45K - $64K

22 salaries

$50,625/yr
$45K$64K

Legal Secretary

Morrison & Foerster

$84,667/yr

Range: $69K - $101K

21 salaries

$84,667/yr
$69K$101K

Legal Secretary

Sullivan & Cromwell

$66,288/yr

Range: $48K - $95K

20 salaries

$66,288/yr
$48K$95K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$100,000
per year
A Legal Secretary in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
$52,000
per year
A Legal Secretary in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$12
hourly
A Legal Secretary in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Kansas City, MO Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$80,000
per year
A Legal Secretary in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$67,000
per year
A Legal Secretary in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$40,000
per year
A Legal Secretary in the New Orleans, LA Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New Orleans, LA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Legal Secretary in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$75,000
per year
A Legal Secretary in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private