Executive Legal Assistant

Executive Legal Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$60,000
$34,000
Min 10%
$60,000
Median 50%
$104,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Macquarie Infrastructure
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does an executive legal assistant make?
Executive Legal Assistants in America make an average salary of $60,101 per year or $28.89 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $34,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $104,000. Professional companies and Hospitality companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Executive Legal Assistant salaries are District of Columbia, Connecticut, Minnesota, Colorado, and Washington. The typical employment in the position spans 3.9 years.
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Average Executive Legal Assistant Salary By Company

If you are an Executive Legal Assistant, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Executive Legal Assistants are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. Macquarie Infrastructure and Children's Health are the best paying companies for Executive Legal Assistants. Companies like Canon Business Process Services and Trinity Mother Frances Health Sys Found also report very competitive wages for Executive Legal Assistants.

Average Executive Legal Assistant Salary By Location

Executive Legal Assistants in the United States of America make on average $60,101 a year or $28.89 per hour. Executive Legal Assistants make the most in San Francisco, CA at about $85,782 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Executive Legal Assistants is $43,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Executive Legal Assistant salaries are District of Columbia, Connecticut, Minnesota, Colorado, and Washington. On the other hand, Kentucky, Montana, North Dakota, West Virginia, and Arkansas report the lowest wages for Executive Legal Assistants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$85,782
2
Washington, DC
$85,003
3
Greenwich, CT
$76,304
4
Denver, CO
$73,127
5
Seattle, WA
$73,000

Average Executive Legal Assistant Pay By Industry

Executive Legal Assistant salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Health Care companies, Energy companies, and Telecommunication companies pay their Executive Legal Assistants well. Salaries for Executive Legal Assistants in Health Care companies average $70,745 annually, while Energy companies and Telecommunication companies pay $64,104 and $62,933, respectively. At $53,003, the average salary for Executive Legal Assistants in the Retail industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$70,745
2
Energy
$64,104
3
Telecommunication
$62,933
4
Professional
$61,727
5
Manufacturing
$59,099

Recently Added Executive Legal Assistant Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Executive Legal Assistant
01/16/2020
$62,610
Randstad
Executive Legal Assistant
12/16/2019
$66,784
Robert Half
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11/25/2019
$70,000
National Older Worker Career Center
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11/08/2019
$26,547
Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC
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10/31/2019
$80,000
Mack & Associates
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09/30/2019
$50,000
Tristaff Group
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08/29/2019
$60,523
Robert Half
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08/12/2019
$60,000
Robert Half
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07/24/2019
$50,000
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$50,000
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