Legal Assistant Jobs in New Jersey

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New Jersey Courts - Franklin, NJ
Law Clerk 2021-2022 (Somerset/Hunterdon/Warren) Job Details Law Clerk 2021-2022 (Somerset/Hunterdon/Warren) Salary See Position Description Location Somerset/Hunterdon/Warren Vicinage (Multiple...
5 hours ago
AppleOne - Woodbridge, NJ
Reputable firm is seeking an experienced Medical Malpractice Legal Assistant to join their team on a Direct Hire basis....
3 days ago
AppleOne - Woodbridge, NJ
Reputable firm is seeking an upbeat and personable Assistant with 3-5 years of experience in plaintiff personal injury work. Will be supporting two Associate Attorneys. Our ideal candidate is...
3 days ago
International Rescue Committee - Elizabeth, NJ
Job Information International Rescue Committee Immigration Legal Assistant in Elizabeth, New Jersey Requisition ID:req10790 Job Title: Immigration Legal Assistant Sector: Legal Employment Category:...
4 days ago
Express Employment Professionals - Morris Plains - Morristown, NJ
Title: Legal Assistant Key Responsibilities: Excellent communication and organization skills to work in a busy family law and civil litigation practice....
4 days ago
Hoboken, NJ
Law firm looking for assistant to answer phones, prepare documents, file and related office work for busy real estate law firm. Candidate shall be able to type, proficient in Microsoft office and...
6 days ago
Wayne, NJ
Legal Assistant - Real Estate Legal Assistant Wayne, New Jersey Added - October-14-2020 Apply for Job Direct Hire Our client, a well known Real Estate law firm, seeks a Legal Assistant with experience...
7 days ago
American Friends Service Committee - Newark, NJ
Experience : Prior Legal Assistant or related experience preferred. Demonstrated commitment to social justice and interest in immigrant rights or public interest legal work....
8 days ago
Mount Laurel, NJ
Legal Assistant/Paralegal providing litigation support to an estate planning and estate litigation attorney with regard to the filing of documents, correspondence, litigation matters and billing ing...
10 days ago
CACI International Inc. - Newark, NJ
Required Qualifications: Relevant experience with both pre-trial and trial litigation support is expected....
12 days ago
Marlton, NJ
Legal Secretary/Assistant: Medium sized South Jersey Matrimonial law firm in search of a full-time legal secretary with 3-5 years experience. Candidate must be a highly organized, motivated...
14 days ago
Esq - Franklin, NJ
on land use has an opening for an experienced legal assistant/secretary....
14 days ago
Little Falls, NJ
a fast-paced law firm, is looking to hire a Legal Assistant....
14 days ago
West New York, NJ
Busy law firm in business district of West New York seeking a bi-lingual Spanish receptionist/Administrative Assistant Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Candidate must be well organized...
15 days ago
Edison, NJ
Law Offices of Shane and White LLC seeks a Legal Assistant for a busy general practice firm of three attorneys....
15 days ago

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Salary for Legal Assistant Jobs in New Jersey

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

$22,721

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in New Jersey 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 New Jersey
  • 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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