Legal Assistant Jobs in Illinois

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Milliner & Associates - Chicago, IL
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21 hours ago
Envision - Chicago, IL
We currently have an exciting opportunity available for an experienced Legal Assistant-Litigation....
23 hours ago
City of Peoria - Peoria, IL
Ability to obtain Notary Public and paralegal certification desired but not required. A background check will also be performed....
3 days ago
Chicago, IL
Established and well respected law firm is seeking a paralegal/legal assistant for a small but busy litigation firm....
16 hours ago
Chicago, IL
Email No Thanks Job Details Company Overview An excellent company is seeking a LEGAL ASSISTANT / POLICY TITLE TYPIST to join their growing team....
4 days ago
Internal Revenue Service - Chicago, IL
To qualify for this position of Legal Assistant (OA) you must meet the qualification requirements listed below by the closing of this announcement: Basic Requirement for Legal Assistant (OA): Office...
7 days ago
Power Plant Services - Melrose Park, IL
Assist with corporate governance/compliance issues by filing with appropriate state agencies Execute legal research and writing in multiple areas of law including, but not limited to, Contracts, Corporate...
8 days ago
Chicago, IL
At Exelon, we've got a place for you! Join the nation's leading competitive energy provider, with one of the largest electricity generation portfolios and retail customer bases in the country. You...
9 days ago
GPAC - Chicago, IL
A Chicago law firm is seeking a **Real Estate Paralegal** to join their firm. This is an ideal role for a paralegal looking to join a sophisticated real estate practice. 2+ years of commercial...
9 days ago
Aurora, IL
in the West Suburbs has an immediate opening for a legal assistant....
10 days ago
United States District Court - East Saint Louis, IL
Job Details for Law Clerk - Temporary Court Name/Organization:Illinois Southern District Court Location:East St. Louis, IL Opening and Closing Dates:01/10/2022 - 01/31/2022 Appointment...
10 days ago
Talentbridge - Chicago, IL
Email No Thanks Job Details Company Overview TalentBridge, a leader in the professional staffing industry, is seeking candidates for a Litigation Legal Assistant!...
11 days ago
Chicago, IL
Email No Thanks Job Details Company Overview Seeking a detail-oriented legal assistant/paralegal to assist a family law attorney as legal assistant and progressively move into more complex work as needed...
12 days ago
Blitt & Gaines P.C. - Vernon Hills, IL
Job Title: E-Filing Representative Job Summary: Work closely with the calendaring team to meet all internal e-filing timelines. Essential Duties: Navigate through the E-filing Portals Manage...
13 days ago
Blitt & Gaines P.C. - Naperville, IL
Education and Experience: College degree is a plus Prior experience in legal field (legal assistant, paralegal) is a plus Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and...
13 days ago

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Salary for Legal Assistant Jobs in Illinois

This is the average annual salary for Legal Assistant jobs in Illinois as reported by the BLS.

$22,300

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Legal Assistant positions.

Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (28.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (14.2%)
  • Master's Degree (8.8%)
  • High School or GED (7.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (6.5%)
  • Some College (1.3%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Legal Assistants in Illinois
  • Less than 1 year (40.5%)
  • 1-2 years (20.3%)
  • None (18.0%)
  • 2-4 years (9.6%)
  • 4-6 years (7.9%)
  • 6-8 years (2.4%)
  • 8-10 years (1.1%)

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