Average Legal Assistant Hourly Pay

$17.26
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$12.65
MEDIAN
$17.26
90%
$25.51

The average hourly pay for a Legal Assistant is $17.26

Hourly Rate
$13 - $26
Bonus
$300 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$506 - $6k
Commission
$511 - $10k
Total Pay
$28k - $63k
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Job Satisfaction for Legal Assistant

3.8 out of 5
(1,530)
Highly Satisfied
203Reviews
Based on 1,530 responses, the job of Legal Assistant has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.81 out of 5. On average, Legal Assistants are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
89.9%
Male
9.4%
Prefer to self-define
0.7%
This data is based on 4,766 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

59%

Dental

42%

Vision

34%

None

41%