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How much does a Legal Secretary make in Virginia?

Average Legal Secretary Hourly Wage in Virginia

Legal Secretaries earn a median hourly wage of $20.55. Hourly wages typically start from $13.71 and go up to $31.83.

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

Average Legal Secretary Yearly Salary in Virginia

Legal Secretaries earn a median salary of $42,740 per year. Salaries typically start from $28,520 and go up to $66,200.

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

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Employment Type Mix

73%
Full-Time
27%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

3.0
SCORE
767
RATINGS
Legal Secretaries average a score of 3.0 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Legal Secretaries in the 50th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Legal Secretary Earnings by Seniority

Top End Legal Secretary Earnings

The highest earning Legal Secretaries in Virginia earn:

$31.83
an hour
$66,200
per year
Senior Legal Secretary Earnings

Senior Legal Secretaries in Virginia earn:

$26.87
an hour
$55,890
per year
Experienced Legal Secretary Earnings

Experienced Legal Secretaries in Virginia earn:

$20.55
an hour
$42,740
per year
Junior Legal Secretary Earnings

Junior Legal Secretaries in Virginia earn:

$16.46
an hour
$34,240
per year
Starting Legal Secretary Earnings

Starting Legal Secretaries in Virginia earn:

$13.71
an hour
$28,520
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Legal Secretary salary comparison

Legal Secretaries earn less than 83% percent of Law careers in Virginia. Legal Secretary salaries are in the bottom 67% of all careers in Virginia.

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Source:

Historical salary for Legal Secretaries in Virginia

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