Legal Assistant Jobs in Des Moines, IA

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Iowa Judicial Branch - Des Moines, IA
High standard of academic excellence and considerable experience in legal research and writing are desirable. Final candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check....
2 days ago
Iowa Department of Administrative Services - Des Moines, IA
High standard of academic excellence and considerable experience in legal research and writing are desirable. Final candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check....
2 days ago
Waukee, IA (13 miles from Des Moines, IA)
When applying, put Legal Assistant in the subject line....
13 days ago
Caseys General Store - Ankeny, IA (8 miles from Des Moines, IA)
Preparing memorandums and legal briefs or pleadings. Reviewing and/or preparing contracts and other legal documents as directed....
17 days ago
Urbandale, IA (1 mile from Des Moines, IA)
Litigation law firm in West Des Moines is seeking to hire a full time legal assistant. The successful applicant must be punctual, organized and detail oriented....
20 days ago
Caseys General Store - Ankeny, IA (8 miles from Des Moines, IA)
The legal assistant provides legal, clerical, secretarial, and administrative support for the Legal Department and selected paralegal services as requested by the assigned attorney....
25 days ago
Athene - West Des Moines, IA (12 miles from Des Moines, IA)
Qualifications and Experience: Individuals currently pursuing a Juris Doctorate; Excellent research, writing, and communication skills; Strong organizational skills; Manages work assignments to meet...
30+ days ago
Iowa Department of Administrative Services - Des Moines, IA
High standard of academic excellence and considerable experience in legal research and writing are desirable....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Des Moines, IA

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Salary for Legal Assistant Jobs in Des Moines, IA

This is the average annual salary for Legal Assistant jobs in Des Moines, IA as reported by the BLS.

$21,165

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Legal Assistant positions.

Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in Des Moines, IA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (29.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (14.3%)
  • Master's Degree (8.6%)
  • High School or GED (7.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (6.6%)
  • 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 Des Moines, IA
  • 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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