Legal Assistant Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 6,795 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 11, 2018
Average salary
$15.65 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$31.25
Salary Distribution

How much does a Legal Assistant make in the United States?

The average salary for a Legal Assistant is $15.65 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 6,795 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Legal Assistant employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Legal Assistant is 1-3 years.
Legal Assistant salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$17.06 per hour
$16.19 per hour
$22.15 per hour
$17.05 per hour
$17.31 per hour
$16.20 per hour
$15.23 per hour
$15.07 per hour
$14.67 per hour
$13.62 per hour
Legal Assistant salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$14.61 per hour
$17.00 per hour
$18.68 per hour
$14.01 per hour
$20.35 per hour

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State of Utah
Salt Lake County, UT
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