How much does a Legal Assistant make in the United States? The average Legal Assistant salary in the United States is $50,035 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $43,925 and $58,244. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Price Benowitz LLP - Manassas , VA
Job Summary Price Benowitz, LLP is seeking an additional full-time legal assistant to join their growing team at their Fairfax office located right across from the courthouse. They will also be ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Old Towne Associates, P.C. - Alexandria , VA
Duties · Assist attorneys with handling a diverse portfolio of legal matters · Perform substantive and procedural legal research and summarize your research assignments for attorneys · Assist ...
LawCrossing - 26 days ago
Premium Service Brands Corporate - Charlottesville , VA
Legal Assistant Fast-paced Franchising company has an immediate opening for a Legal Assistant! This Legal Assistant will join a dynamic team of franchise support professionals to assist our in house ...
ZipRecruiter - 39 days ago
Old Towne Associates, P.C. - Alexandria , VA
Throughout their tenure at OTA, our Paralegals gain substantive hands-on legal experience that ... Assist in preparing and filing pleadings for CourtEdit and input accurate time entries for partners ...
LawCrossing - 28 days ago
Tlingit Haida Tribal Business Corporation - Fairfax , VA
Executive Legal Assistant Job Location: Fairfax, VA Labor Category: Non-Exempt Clearance Requirement: N/A Travel Requirement: N/A Tlingit Haida Tribal Business Corporation (THTBC) is a family of 8(a ...
ZipRecruiter - 31 days ago
PGDLaw, PLLC - Exmore , VA
We are seeking a Legal Assistant Part Time Work Remote to become a part of our team! You will provide overall support to attorneys' business needs. Responsibilities: * Administer Senior Owner ...
ZipRecruiter - 66 days ago

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