How much does an Executive Legal Assistant make in the United States? The average Executive Legal Assistant salary in the United States is $56,764 as of March 29, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $50,197 and $64,093. 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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Prime Legal Staff Corporation - Richmond , VA
Prime Legal is seeking an experienced Executive Assistant / Executive Legal Assistant to support a high-profile, corporate attorney! This position will offer a detail-oriented, executive assistant ...
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
Ellumen - Falls Church , VA
We seek an Executive Legal Assistant to join our team in support of the Defense Health Agency (DHA) Office of General Counsel (OGC) in Falls Church, VA. The OGC works closely with other OGC units in ... - 39 days ago
Guest Services - Fairfax , VA
Executive Assistant Guest Services, Inc., the country's premier hospitality company, is now hiring ... Previously civil legal background is a plus, but not required. Successful candidates must be highly ... - 5 days ago
Fayad Law, P.C. - Richmond , VA
We need an executive level administrator who is a PRO at workflow and project management, who ... This is not a position for an "Office Manager" or an "Administrative Assistant." Our Firm ...
LinkedIn - Today
Focus DMG - Virginia Beach , VA
Job Description & Responsibilities Senior Executive Assistant with Personal Assistant ... legal documents. Asking for clarification on the project or more detailed guidelines will be ...
ZipRecruiter - 18 days ago
Aerotek - Norfolk , VA
... assistants to coordinate Performs other duties as assigned Skills: Calendar management, executive assistance, Administrative support, Outlook, executive administrative support, executive support Top ...
Allegis Group - Today

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