Legal Assistant Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 11,431 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 14, 2018
Average salary
$40,171 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$96,000
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Legal Assistant is $40,171 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 11,431 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
$54,407 per year
$73,560 per year
$47,295 per year
$71,694 per year
$71,019 per year
$66,066 per year
$62,310 per year
$45,739 per year
$76,114 per year
$64,289 per year
Legal Assistant salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$50,441 per year
$45,068 per year
$54,732 per year
$42,313 per year
$41,739 per year

Legal Assistant job openings

Legal Assistant
The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)
Burbank, CA
Assistant City Clerk
City of Ormond Beach
Ormond Beach, FL
Legal Secretary/Paralegal
Law Office of Rebecca J. Talmud
Williamsville, NY
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