Legal professionals in these senior paralegal/legal assistant hybrid roles generally supervise other members of the legal support teams. In addition, they may take a more active role in client interactions. They are generally expected to have three to five years of experience as a legal assistant, some previous supervisory experience and at least an associate’s degree, preferably in a law-related field. Overseeing day-to-day workflow and schedulingEnsuring coverage during evenings and weekends as requiredHiring and training general administrative staff Submit your resume or request talent now and our expert recruiters will be with you shortly.Robert Half can help you with your senior paralegal/legal assistant staffing needs.
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Salary for Senior Legal Assistant (hybrid job duties)
$70,750 - $84,750
25th percentile
$70,750
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
$77,750
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
$84,750
Value to the organization goes far beyond the ability to perform normal job duties; has rare qualifications that enable consistent contribution in unique ways; ready for next career level when available
Projected salaries for related positions Position title 25th percentile 50th percentile 75th percentile Paralegal Manager $86,500 $97,500 $107,000 Senior/Supervising Paralegal, 7+ Years' Experience $78,000 $84,000 $102,250 Midlevel Paralegal, 4-6 Years' Experience $67,250 $75,750 $86,500 Paralegal, 2-3 Years' Experience $49,250 $57,750 $67,500 Junior Paralegal, 0-2 Years' Experience $44,750 $48,750 $53,750 Legal Assistant (Hybrid Job Duties) $51,250 $60,750 $70,250 Senior/Executive Legal Secretary (Hybrid Job Duties), 12+ Years' Experience $66,500 $72,750 $80,750 Legal Secretary (Hybrid Job Duties), 7-11 Years' Experience $57,250 $67,000 $77,250 Legal Secretary (Hybrid Job Duties), 3-6 Years' Experience $51,500 $57,000 $66,750 Legal Secretary (Hybrid Job Duties), 1-2 Years' Experience $41,250 $46,750 $50,500 Administrative Assistant – Legal $40,250 $45,000 $48,500
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