Legal Assistant Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 11,409 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 22, 2018
Average salary
$39,850 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$98,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Legal Assistant is $39,850 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 11,409 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
$52,027 per year
$75,604 per year
$71,019 per year
$68,948 per year
$67,524 per year
$42,355 per year
$45,739 per year
$76,114 per year
$65,970 per year
$64,289 per year
Legal Assistant salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$49,089 per year
$44,967 per year
$55,451 per year
$42,168 per year
$41,276 per year

Legal Assistant job openings

Legal Administrative Assistant I/II Part-Time
City of San Jose
San Jose, CA
Legal Administrative Assistant (1-3 years experience)
Compton Law, PC
Mesa, AZ
Administrative Assistant/Legal Secretary
The Noble Law Firm
Chapel Hill, NC
Legal Assistant Jobs