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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Legislative Assistant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$73,137 / yrTotal Pay
$53,607 / yrBase Pay
$19,531 / yrAdditional Pay

$73,137

 / yr
$37K$248K
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The estimated total pay for a Legislative Assistant is $73,137 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $53,607 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $19,531 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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United States House of Representatives
4.0

United States House of Representatives

Legislative Assistant

$54,402

 /yr
Range: $33K - $92K

$33K

$92K

$32,830 - $92,237 Range

U.S. Senate
4.1

U.S. Senate

Legislative Assistant

$78,250

 /yr
Range: $41K - $126K

$41K

$126K

$40,903 - $126,200 Range

United States Congress
3.9

United States Congress

Legislative Assistant

$55,242

 /yr
Range: $44K - $76K

$44K

$76K

$44,133 - $76,026 Range

North Carolina General Assembly
4.0

North Carolina General Assembly

Legislative Assistant

$40,881

 /yr
Range: $38K - $44K

$38K

$44K

$37,800 - $43,726 Range

Pennsylvania House of Representatives
4.2

$36,630

 /yr
Range: $32K - $54K

$32K

$54K

$31,602 - $53,743 Range

Washington House of Representatives
3.6

$44,415

 /yr
Range: $36K - $64K

$36K

$64K

$36,000 - $63,840 Range

Michigan House of Representatives
4.0

$39,122

 /yr
Range: $32K - $47K

$32K

$47K

$32,434 - $46,645 Range

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Florida House of Representatives
4.2

$38,583

 /yr
Range: $33K - $50K

$33K

$50K

$33,424 - $50,055 Range

Minnesota State Senate
4.2

Minnesota State Senate

Legislative Assistant

$38,740

 /yr
Range: $38K - $56K

$38K

$56K

$37,501 - $55,530 Range

Florida Senate
4.1

Florida Senate

Legislative Assistant

$40,365

 /yr
Range: $33K - $48K

$33K

$48K

$33,374 - $48,000 Range

$41,678

 /yr
Range: $37K - $52K

$37K

$52K

$37,316 - $51,504 Range

Wisconsin State Legislature
3.8

Wisconsin State Legislature

Legislative Assistant

$43,376

 /yr
Range: $40K - $58K

$40K

$58K

$39,655 - $58,399 Range

California State Assembly
3.7

California State Assembly

Legislative Assistant

$48,251

 /yr
Range: $42K - $62K

$42K

$62K

$41,678 - $62,182 Range

Indiana House of Representatives
4.1

$40,026

 /yr
Range: $38K - $44K

$38K

$44K

$37,575 - $44,311 Range

4.6

Indiana General Assembly

Legislative Assistant

$39,740

 /yr
Range: $37K - $52K

$37K

$52K

$37,402 - $52,168 Range

4.2

Washington State Legislature

Legislative Assistant

$48,641

 /yr
Range: $39K - $65K

$39K

$65K

$38,639 - $64,830 Range

Florida Legislature
3.8

Florida Legislature

Legislative Assistant

$42,991

 /yr
Range: $30K - $52K

$30K

$52K

$30,000 - $51,661 Range

New York City Council
3.5

New York City Council

Legislative Assistant

$39,860

 /yr
Range: $33K - $53K

$33K

$53K

$32,920 - $52,964 Range

Oregon State Legislature
3.7

Oregon State Legislature

Legislative Assistant

$48,299

 /yr
Range: $31K - $71K

$31K

$71K

$30,856 - $71,144 Range

Oklahoma House of Representatives
4.0

$45,591

 /yr
Range: $24K - $50K

$24K

$50K

$23,749 - $49,528 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Legislative Correspondent in United States of America

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$48,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Legislative Correspondent with 1 to 3 years of experience

$45,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Legislative Aide with 1 to 3 years of experience

$40,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Legislative Aide with 1 to 3 years of experience

$31,140

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$1,000/yr

12 days ago by a Legislative Aide with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Legislative Correspondent with 1 to 3 years of experience

$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Legislative Assistant with 4 to 6 years of experience

$56,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

18 days ago by a Legislative Aide with 1 to 3 years of experience

$55,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

19 days ago by a Legislative Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Legislative Assistant salaries

The national average salary for a Legislative Assistant is $50,220 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Legislative Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 707 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Legislative Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Legislative Assistant in United States is $72,097 per year.

The lowest salary for a Legislative Assistant in United States is $34,981 per year.

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