How much does a Legal Secretary I make in the United States? The average Legal Secretary I salary in the United States is $50,052 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $43,929 and $58,243. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Legal Secretary I

Legal Secretary I performs secretarial and administrative duties for an attorney or group of attorneys. Prepares legal documents, contracts, briefs, motions, summonses, complaints and general correspondence. Being a Legal Secretary I maintains files and schedules. Requires knowledge of legal terminology and standard formats and procedures. Additionally, Legal Secretary I requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Legal Secretary I works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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