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How much does a Legal Secretary make in Texas?

Average Legal Secretary Hourly Wage in Texas

Legal Secretaries earn a median hourly wage of $19.34. Hourly wages typically start from $12.92 and go up to $33.43.

Average Legal Secretary Yearly Salary in Texas

Legal Secretaries earn a median salary of $40,230 per year. Salaries typically start from $26,870 and go up to $69,520.

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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 Texas earn:

$33.43
an hour
$69,520
per year
Senior Legal Secretary Earnings

Senior Legal Secretaries in Texas earn:

$26.11
an hour
$54,310
per year
Experienced Legal Secretary Earnings

Experienced Legal Secretaries in Texas earn:

$19.34
an hour
$40,230
per year
Junior Legal Secretary Earnings

Junior Legal Secretaries in Texas earn:

$15.58
an hour
$32,410
per year
Starting Legal Secretary Earnings

Starting Legal Secretaries in Texas earn:

$12.92
an hour
$26,870
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Legal Secretary salary comparison

Legal Secretaries earn less than 88% percent of Law careers in Texas. Legal Secretary salaries are in the bottom 69% of all careers in Texas.

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Historical salary for Legal Secretaries in Texas

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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