Legal assistant

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How much does a legal assistant make in the United States?

5,860 salaries reported
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Average base salary
$39,963
per year
The average salary for a legal assistant is $39,963 per year in the United States.
Most common benefits
  • Retirement Plan
  • On-site Gym
  • Parental Leave
  • Sabbatical
  • Commuter Assistance

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Most common benefits for legal assistants

  • Retirement Plan
  • On-site Gym
  • Parental Leave
  • Sabbatical
  • Commuter Assistance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health Savings Account
  • Health Insurance
  • Food Provided
  • Gym Membership
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance

Salary satisfaction

47%

Based on 650 ratings

47% of legal assistants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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