Legal Secretary Salary

Midpoint U.S. salary*



The midpoint starting salary for a legal secretary with 3-6 years of experience is $51,500. Legal secretaries work in a law firm or for a corporate attorney and perform typical secretarial duties, such as answering email and phones, along with other tasks, such as drafting legal documents and conducting research.

Midpoint legal secretary salaries in U.S. cities

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*Salaries listed represent the 50th percentile, or midpoint, of starting salaries.


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