Legal Assistant Salaries in Chicago, IL

Salary estimated from 322 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 14, 2018
Average in Chicago, IL
$45,068 per year
7% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$93,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Legal Assistant make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Legal Assistant is $45,068 per year in Chicago, IL, which is 7% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 322 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 Chicago, IL
CompanyAverage salary
$51,887 per year
$75,000 per year
$64,160 per year
$60,893 per year
$56,860 per year
$56,111 per year
$50,049 per year
$48,279 per year
$49,131 per year
$42,083 per year
Legal Assistant salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$35,260 per year
$38,202 per year

Legal Assistant job openings

Legal Assistant
The University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Legal Assistant
Niro McAndrews, LLC
Chicago, IL
Case Assistant
McGuireWoods LLP
Chicago, IL
Legal Assistant jobs in Chicago, IL