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How much does a Legal Secretary make in Pennsylvania?

Average Legal Secretary Hourly Wage in Pennsylvania

Legal Secretaries earn a median hourly wage of $20.24. Hourly wages typically start from $13.24 and go up to $29.89.

Average Legal Secretary Yearly Salary in Pennsylvania

Legal Secretaries earn a median salary of $42,100 per year. Salaries typically start from $27,550 and go up to $62,170.

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How to Become a Legal Secretary

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Associates, Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
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Legal Secretary Earnings by Seniority

Top End Legal Secretary Earnings

The highest earning Legal Secretaries in Pennsylvania earn:

$29.89
an hour
$62,170
per year
Senior Legal Secretary Earnings

Senior Legal Secretaries in Pennsylvania earn:

$25.24
an hour
$52,490
per year
Experienced Legal Secretary Earnings

Experienced Legal Secretaries in Pennsylvania earn:

$20.24
an hour
$42,100
per year
Junior Legal Secretary Earnings

Junior Legal Secretaries in Pennsylvania earn:

$16.44
an hour
$34,200
per year
Starting Legal Secretary Earnings

Starting Legal Secretaries in Pennsylvania earn:

$13.24
an hour
$27,550
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Legal Secretary salary comparison

Legal Secretaries earn less than 82% percent of Law careers in Pennsylvania. Legal Secretary salaries are in the bottom 69% of all careers in Pennsylvania.

Lawyer Salary in Pennsylvania $119k
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Arbitrator Salary in Pennsylvania $61k
Probation Officer Salary in Pennsylvania $51k
Court Reporter Salary in Pennsylvania $47k
Legal Secretary Salary $42k
Judicial Law Clerk Salary in Pennsylvania $40k
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Historical salary for Legal Secretaries in Pennsylvania

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

How to Become a Legal Secretary

Interested in becoming a Legal Secretary? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good legal secretary? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Associates, Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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