Litigation Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$51,000
$40,000
Min 10%
$51,000
Median 50%
$64,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
West Virginia
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a litigation assistant make?
Litigation Assistants in America make an average salary of $51,555 per year or $24.79 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $65,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $40,000 per year. Professional companies and Non Profits companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The best states for high paying Litigation Assistant jobs are West Virginia, Washington, Alaska, Ohio, and Louisiana. Most Litigation Assistants spend 2.7 years in the position.
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Average Litigation Assistant Salary By Location

Across America, Litigation Assistants make on average $51,555 annually or $24.79 hourly. The city with the highest Litigation Assistant salary is Washington, DC at $65,511 per year. Even an entry-level Litigation Assistant makes $40,000 per year in Washington, DC. The top 5 states with the highest reported Litigation Assistant salaries are West Virginia, Washington, Alaska, Ohio, and Louisiana. North Dakota, Arkansas, Tennessee, North Carolina, and Arizona are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Litigation Assistant Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Litigation Assistants earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Litigation Assistant Salary By Company

Litigation Assistants report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Litigation Assistant jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Litigation Assistants are Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough and Morgan & Morgan. In addition, companies like American Civil Liberties Union and Robert Half International report highly competitive salaries for Litigation Assistants.

Litigation Assistant Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Litigation Assistant Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Litigation Assistant can range from $44,039 to $54,496 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Litigation Assistant Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Kent Daniels and Associates, Inc.
Kent Daniels and Associates, Inc.
Litigation Assistant/Paralegal
Litigation Assistant/Paralegal
02/26/2020
02/26/2020
$80,000
$80,000
Earthjustice Legal Defense Fund
Earthjustice Legal Defense Fund
Litigation Assistant
Litigation Assistant
01/07/2020
01/07/2020
$55,300
$55,300
Earthjustice Legal Defense Fund
Earthjustice Legal Defense Fund
Litigation Assistant
Litigation Assistant
01/03/2020
01/03/2020
$61,400
$61,400
Litigation Assistant
Litigation Assistant
11/16/2019
11/16/2019
$41,740
$41,740
Litigation Assistant
Litigation Assistant
10/10/2019
10/10/2019
$30,000
$30,000
Princeperelson & Associates
Princeperelson & Associates
Litigation Assistant
Litigation Assistant
09/14/2019
09/14/2019
$65,000
$65,000
Litigation Assistant
Litigation Assistant
09/10/2019
09/10/2019
$50,000
$50,000
Earthjustice
Earthjustice
Litigation Assistant
Litigation Assistant
08/31/2019
08/31/2019
$58,300
$58,300
Litigation Assistant
Litigation Assistant
08/28/2019
08/28/2019
$60,000
$60,000
Earthjustice Legal Defense Fund
Earthjustice Legal Defense Fund
Litigation Assistant
Litigation Assistant
08/15/2019
08/15/2019
$58,300
$58,300