How much does a Senior Legal Assistant make?

Updated Jan 6, 2022

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$58,039 /yr
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126 salaries

$39K

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$58K

Average

$87K

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How much does a Senior Legal Assistant make? The national average salary for a Senior Legal Assistant is $58,039 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Legal Assistant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 126 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Legal Assistant employees.

What is the salary trajectory for a Senior Legal Assistant?

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Senior Legal Assistant in United States of America

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$53,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Senior Legal Assistant with 7 to 9 years of experience

$61,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

28 days ago by a Senior Legal Assistant with more than 15 years of experience

$80,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$5,000/yr

35 days ago by a Senior Legal Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$97,512

/yrAvg Base Salary

41 days ago by a Senior Legal Assistant with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$65,319

/yrAvg Base Salary

47 days ago by a Senior Legal Assistant with more than 15 years of experience

$27

/hrAvg Base Salary

50 days ago by a Senior Legal Administrator with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Sanford Heisler Sharp
3.7

Sanford Heisler Sharp

Senior Legal Assistant

$52,203

 /yr
Range: $51K - $60K

$51K

$60K

$50,952 - $59,809 Range

Manley Deas Kochalski
3.4

Manley Deas Kochalski

Senior Legal Assistant - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $18 - $21

$18

$21

$18 - $21 Range

J.P. Morgan
4

J.P. Morgan

Senior Legal Assistant

$73,607

 /yr
Range: $65K - $80K

$65K

$80K

$64,550 - $80,442 Range

The Hartford
4

The Hartford

Senior Legal Assistant

$69,518

 /yr
Range: $65K - $77K

$65K

$77K

$65,319 - $77,265 Range

Bank of America
4

Bank of America

Senior Legal Assistant

$77,011

 /yr
Range: $62K - $82K

$62K

$82K

$62,076 - $81,723 Range

Zurich North America
3.6

Zurich North America

Senior Legal Assistant

$84,636

 /yr
Range: $77K - $91K

$77K

$91K

$77,461 - $91,037 Range

Florida Department of Health
3.6

Florida Department of Health

Senior Legal Assistant

$59,950

 /yr
Range: $43K - $60K

$43K

$60K

$42,541 - $60,324 Range

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Progressive Insurance
3.8

Progressive Insurance

Senior Legal Assistant

$74,061

 /yr
Range: $49K - $75K

$49K

$75K

$49,241 - $74,596 Range

Spokane County
3

Spokane County

Senior Legal Assistant
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$43K -$46K

$43K

$46K

$42,655 - $45,646 Range

Fragomen
3.6

Fragomen

Senior Legal Assistant
About 

$49K -$67K

$49K

$67K

$49,223 - $66,955 Range

Selective Insurance
3.7

Selective Insurance

Senior Legal Assistant
About 

$59K -$66K

$59K

$66K

$59,189 - $65,784 Range

Sidley Austin
4.1

Sidley Austin

Senior Legal Assistant
About 

$84K -$96K

$84K

$96K

$84,201 - $95,887 Range

Philips
3.8

Philips

Senior Legal Assistant
About 

$76K -$100K

$76K

$100K

$75,793 - $100,070 Range

Snohomish County
3.2

Snohomish County

Senior Legal Assistant
About 

$54K -$60K

$54K

$60K

$53,700 - $60,256 Range

St Mary's County
3.4

St Mary's County

Senior Legal Assistant - Hourly
About 

$20 -$26

 hourly

$20

$26

$20 - $26 Range

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
3.4

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Senior Legal Assistant
About 

$41K -$44K

$41K

$44K

$40,541 - $43,720 Range

EQT Corporation
4.2

EQT Corporation

Senior Legal Assistant
About 

$65K -$79K

$65K

$79K

$64,585 - $79,017 Range

Kass Shuler Solomon Spector Singer, P.A.
2.8

Kass Shuler Solomon Spector Singer, P.A.

Senior Legal Assistant - Hourly
About 

$19 -$29

 hourly

$19

$29

$19 - $29 Range

Twentieth Century Studios
3.9

Twentieth Century Studios

Senior Legal Assistant
About 

$73K -$96K

$73K

$96K

$72,681 - $95,717 Range

MetLife
3.8

MetLife

Senior Legal Assistant
About 

$75K -$99K

$75K

$99K

$74,867 - $99,288 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Legal Assistant salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Legal Assistant is $58,039 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Legal Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 126 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Legal Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Legal Assistant in United States is $87,486 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Legal Assistant in United States is $38,503 per year.

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