What is the average salary for a Legal Secretary?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Legal Secretary is $45,030. Salaries start from $26,450 and go up to $69,360. Please note that the average salary for a Legal Secretary may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Legal Secretarys in United States earn:

$69,360
Senior

The top 25% of Legal Secretarys in United States earn:

$55,800
Experienced

The middle 50% of Legal Secretarys in United States earn:

$42,390
Junior

The bottom 25% of Legal Secretarys in United States earn:

$32,900
Starting

The bottom 10% of Legal Secretarys in United States earn:

$26,450

Historical salary

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State Salary Rank
Legal Secretary Salary in District of Columbia 68,940 1
Legal Secretary Salary in New York 54,190 2
Legal Secretary Salary in California 51,760 3
Legal Secretary Salary in Delaware 51,410 4
Legal Secretary Salary in Massachusetts 49,710 5
Legal Secretary Salary in Minnesota 49,000 6
Legal Secretary Salary in North Carolina 48,040 7
Legal Secretary Salary in Alaska 46,980 8
Legal Secretary Salary in Hawaii 46,960 9
Legal Secretary Salary in Washington 46,930 10
Legal Secretary Salary in New Jersey 46,750 11
Legal Secretary Salary in Colorado 46,350 12
Legal Secretary Salary in Illinois 45,870 13
Legal Secretary Salary in Maryland 45,840 14
Legal Secretary Salary in United States 45,030 15
Legal Secretary Salary in Oregon 44,370 16
Legal Secretary Salary in Nevada 44,270 17
Legal Secretary Salary in Georgia 44,070 18
Legal Secretary Salary in Texas 43,940 19
Legal Secretary Salary in Pennsylvania 43,890 20
Legal Secretary Salary in Virginia 43,430 21
Legal Secretary Salary in Michigan 43,410 22
Legal Secretary Salary in Connecticut 42,860 23
Legal Secretary Salary in Rhode Island 42,850 24
Legal Secretary Salary in Missouri 42,410 25
Legal Secretary Salary in Virgin Islands 42,020 26
Legal Secretary Salary in New Hampshire 41,790 27
Legal Secretary Salary in Tennessee 41,550 28
Legal Secretary Salary in Wisconsin 40,670 29
Legal Secretary Salary in Arizona 40,640 30
Legal Secretary Salary in Mississippi 40,130 31
Legal Secretary Salary in Vermont 39,990 32
Legal Secretary Salary in Utah 39,250 33
Legal Secretary Salary in Louisiana 39,210 34
Legal Secretary Salary in Florida 38,990 35
Legal Secretary Salary in Nebraska 37,800 36
Legal Secretary Salary in Indiana 37,620 37
Legal Secretary Salary in South Carolina 36,780 38
Legal Secretary Salary in Iowa 36,470 39
Legal Secretary Salary in Wyoming 36,450 40
Legal Secretary Salary in North Dakota 36,250 41
Legal Secretary Salary in Ohio 36,210 42
Legal Secretary Salary in Idaho 36,080 43
Legal Secretary Salary in Alabama 35,560 44
Legal Secretary Salary in West Virginia 35,500 45
Legal Secretary Salary in Maine 35,420 46
Legal Secretary Salary in Kansas 35,300 47
Legal Secretary Salary in Guam 35,280 48
Legal Secretary Salary in Oklahoma 34,930 49
Legal Secretary Salary in New Mexico 34,850 50
Legal Secretary Salary in Montana 34,480 51
Legal Secretary Salary in Arkansas 33,390 52
Legal Secretary Salary in Kentucky 32,440 53
Legal Secretary Salary in South Dakota 30,480 54
Legal Secretary Salary in Puerto Rico 25,610 55

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics