How much does a Legal Secretary make in the United States? The average Legal Secretary salary in the United States is $53,744 as of , but the salary range typically falls between $46,914 and $61,487. 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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PennStuart - Richmond , VA
Experienced Legal Secretary needed in PennStuart's Richmond office. Description and Requirements: Production position, heavy transcription, using Word. Attention to detail, proofreading skills, and ...
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Law Firm in Roanoke - Roanoke , VA
Ability to handle a large volume of cases Company Description Frankl Miller Webb & Moyers is a small AV rated law firm seeking a full-time Legal Secretary in the Workers' Compensation practice area ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
NVT Staffing - Fairfax , VA
Legal Secretary Hours: Mon-Fri, 8AM-5PM Remote/Hybrid: No/No SUMMARY: Seeking an energetic Legal Secretary to join a Personal Injury/Medical Malpractice litigation defense team. In this position, you ...
ZipRecruiter - 14 days ago
SINNOTT NUCKOLS AND LOGAN, PC - Midlothian , VA
PARALEGAL / LEGAL SECRETARY Established law firm seeks an experienced paralegal/legal secretary with at least five years of litigation experience (preferably insurance defense) to join its staff
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George G Joyner III PC - Portsmouth , VA
We are looking for a Legal Secretary to streamline the day-to-day functions of our personal injury law firm. Willing to train candidates with a great attitude and work ethic. You will be responsible ...
ZipRecruiter - 26 days ago
Rees Broome, PC - Vienna , VA
Legal Assistant Manager FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Summary: Performs a variety of secretarial duties for Community Association attorneys and paralegal to whom assigned according to established policies ...
ZipRecruiter - 11 days ago

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