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Wages for Legal Secretaries in UNITED STATES

Location Pay Period 2018
Low Median High
United States Hourly $13.43 $22.29 $37.63
United States Yearly $27,920 $46,360 $78,280
District of Columbia Hourly $27.36 $43.27 $51.72
District of Columbia Yearly $56,900 $90,010 $107,590
Massachusetts Hourly $16.36 $26.97 $42.52
Massachusetts Yearly $34,020 $56,110 $88,450
Connecticut Hourly $15.08 $26.20 $37.77
Connecticut Yearly $31,370 $54,500 $78,570
New York Hourly $13.61 $26.04 $42.41
New York Yearly $28,320 $54,170 $88,210
California Hourly $15.82 $25.86 $40.49
California Yearly $32,900 $53,790 $84,220
Washington Hourly $16.48 $25.17 $37.81
Washington Yearly $34,280 $52,350 $78,650
Delaware Hourly $15.46 $25.04 $37.61
Delaware Yearly $32,160 $52,090 $78,220
Minnesota Hourly $14.75 $24.95 $37.33
Minnesota Yearly $30,680 $51,890 $77,640
Rhode Island Hourly $16.04 $24.09 $29.64
Rhode Island Yearly $33,370 $50,100 $61,640
New Jersey Hourly $13.76 $23.96 $35.45
New Jersey Yearly $28,630 $49,840 $73,730
Maryland Hourly $14.75 $23.90 $38.26
Maryland Yearly $30,690 $49,710 $79,580
Oregon Hourly $15.70 $23.72 $34.31
Oregon Yearly $32,650 $49,340 $71,350
Illinois Hourly $12.00 $23.26 $41.08
Illinois Yearly $24,950 $48,380 $85,450
Pennsylvania Hourly $15.10 $23.19 $36.84
Pennsylvania Yearly $31,400 $48,240 $76,630
New Hampshire Hourly $16.63 $22.67 $33.81
New Hampshire Yearly $34,600 $47,160 $70,330
Vermont Hourly $14.67 $22.58 $30.27
Vermont Yearly $30,500 $46,970 $62,960
Hawaii Hourly $16.82 $22.54 $30.70
Hawaii Yearly $34,980 $46,880 $63,860
North Carolina Hourly $12.00 $22.27 $34.12
North Carolina Yearly $24,960 $46,330 $70,970
Alaska Hourly $18.19 $21.87 $32.91
Alaska Yearly $37,840 $45,490 $68,460
North Dakota Hourly $14.12 $21.76 $28.36
North Dakota Yearly $29,360 $45,260 $58,990
Arizona Hourly $15.43 $21.73 $30.90
Arizona Yearly $32,080 $45,190 $64,270
Ohio Hourly $12.80 $21.58 $32.24
Ohio Yearly $26,610 $44,880 $67,070
Michigan Hourly $12.96 $21.14 $30.96
Michigan Yearly $26,960 $43,970 $64,410
Florida Hourly $13.07 $20.75 $32.90
Florida Yearly $27,180 $43,160 $68,420
Tennessee Hourly $12.43 $20.59 $30.19
Tennessee Yearly $25,860 $42,820 $62,790
Nevada Hourly $14.84 $20.46 $33.25
Nevada Yearly $30,870 $42,570 $69,160
Wisconsin Hourly $13.99 $19.87 $30.66
Wisconsin Yearly $29,090 $41,330 $63,770
Virginia Hourly $13.80 $19.83 $34.90
Virginia Yearly $28,710 $41,250 $72,600
Missouri Hourly $13.09 $19.79 $31.27
Missouri Yearly $27,240 $41,170 $65,050
Texas Hourly $12.32 $19.66 $35.49
Texas Yearly $25,630 $40,890 $73,830
Georgia Hourly $14.15 $19.30 $35.05
Georgia Yearly $29,440 $40,150 $72,900
Indiana Hourly $13.19 $19.08 $29.50
Indiana Yearly $27,430 $39,680 $61,360
Wyoming Hourly $13.98 $19.00 $29.09
Wyoming Yearly $29,080 $39,520 $60,510
Alabama Hourly $12.39 $18.99 $29.49
Alabama Yearly $25,760 $39,500 $61,350
Louisiana Hourly $12.40 $18.57 $28.96
Louisiana Yearly $25,790 $38,630 $60,230
Utah Hourly $13.04 $18.45 $30.52
Utah Yearly $27,110 $38,380 $63,470
West Virginia Hourly $11.34 $18.45 $25.01
West Virginia Yearly $23,590 $38,370 $52,020
Nebraska Hourly $12.58 $18.28 $25.50
Nebraska Yearly $26,170 $38,030 $53,030
South Carolina Hourly $12.34 $17.95 $28.18
South Carolina Yearly $25,680 $37,330 $58,620
Kansas Hourly $11.45 $17.94 $28.47
Kansas Yearly $23,820 $37,320 $59,230
Mississippi Hourly $13.13 $17.88 $28.71
Mississippi Yearly $27,310 $37,190 $59,710
Maine Hourly $12.51 $17.82 $25.69
Maine Yearly $26,020 $37,060 $53,440
Iowa Hourly $10.66 $17.49 $27.75
Iowa Yearly $22,170 $36,380 $57,730
Oklahoma Hourly $11.07 $17.34 $25.16
Oklahoma Yearly $23,020 $36,060 $52,340
New Mexico Hourly $12.79 $17.27 $24.28
New Mexico Yearly $26,600 $35,910 $50,510
South Dakota Hourly $11.54 $17.10 $23.08
South Dakota Yearly $24,000 $35,560 $48,010
Guam Hourly $12.06 $16.97 $24.35
Guam Yearly $25,090 $35,290 $50,650
Arkansas Hourly $11.65 $16.94 $24.77
Arkansas Yearly $24,240 $35,230 $51,530
Kentucky Hourly $11.07 $16.53 $25.46
Kentucky Yearly $23,030 $34,380 $52,950
Idaho Hourly $12.77 $16.39 $24.86
Idaho Yearly $26,570 $34,100 $51,720
Montana Hourly $11.28 $16.00 $22.74
Montana Yearly $23,470 $33,280 $47,300
Puerto Rico Hourly $8.42 $12.12 $17.74
Puerto Rico Yearly $17,520 $25,210 $36,910
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Northern Mariana Islands Hourly N/A N/A N/A
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Occupation Description
Legal Secretaries

Perform secretarial duties using legal terminology, procedures, and documents. Prepare legal papers and correspondence, such as summonses, complaints, motions, and subpoenas. May also assist with legal research.

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