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Syracuse, NY
Position 1- Legal Assistant Very busy law office, concentrating in Real Estate, Lending, and other transactional practices as well as Estate Planning and Estate related practices....
5 hours ago
State Employees Federal Credit Union - Albany, NY
The Legal Assistant would work hand in hand with the Chief Legal Officer and be responsible for administrative management and general assistance of SEFCU's legal department....
2 days ago
Brooklyn, NY
ENTRY LEVEL PARALEGAL (Bilingual-Russian) Brooklyn Personal Injury Law Firm seeking a full time, Entry Level, English/Russian speaking paralegal to join our team. Individual must be detail...
15 hours ago
Michael Page - New York, NY
Managing/manipulating data in litigation support software. Legal and factual cite checking. Trial preparation and attendance. Prioritize and manage multiple cases/projects....
19 hours ago
MetLife - New York, NY
Summary of Responsibilities: Corporate Governance Legal Assistant - will primarily provide the Corporate Secretarys Office with governance support and the Legal Affairs Organization with a diverse range...
14 hours ago
Brooklyn, NY
Downtown Brooklyn Law firm is looking for a reliable, full time legal assistant with at least 2 years legal experience....
15 hours ago
AppleOne - Latham, NY
Area law firm is looking for experienced Paralegal will be working in Estate Planning department. Should have experience with powers of attorney and wills. Will be responsible for drafting client...
1 day ago
Mercy Volunteer Corps - New York, NY
Immigration Legal Assistant at Catholic Migration Services Additional Listings Service Year SERVE HOST LISTING Immigration Legal Assistant at Catholic Migration Services Actively Recruiting OPENINGS...
1 day ago
New York, NY
Seeking an Entry-Level Office Manager / Legal Assistant (Russian Speaking preferred) Flexible days and hours. Usually 11-4 or 10-5, depends on virtual or in-person appearances in The Court....
2 days ago
New York, NY
Secretary/paralegal/law clerk/newly admitted attorney. Part-time work available to start. MUST BE FLUENT IN SPANISH. We are a long-time family-owned personal injury and general practice law firm...
15 hours ago
Jamaica, NY
We are looking for a self motivated Legal assistant to ensure smooth running of the office and effective case management....
15 hours ago
MetLife - New York, NY
Summary of Responsibilities: Corporate Governance Legal Assistant - will primarily provide the Corporate Secretary's Office with governance support and the Legal Affairs Organization with a diverse...
7 hours ago
New York, NY
Established Trusts & Estates practice specializing in all aspects of estate planning, probate/administration, and marital agreements seeks a top notch legal assistant to take ownership of the following...
3 days ago
New York, NY
OUT OF STATE NEW YORK PRACTITIONER SEEKS ADMITTED ATTORNEY WITH PLAINTIFF PERSONAL INJURY EXPERIENCE (PREMISE, AUTO, PRODUCT, MED MAL), WORKING KNOWLEDGE OF CPLR, ADEPT AT RESEARCH (WESTLAW) FOR P/T...
3 days ago
Qbe The Americas - New York, NY
assistant or legal secretary Preferred Knowledge \* Basic legal research and writing principles \*Basic knowledge of current and possible future policies, practices, trends, technology and information...
4 days ago

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Salary for Legal Assistant Jobs in New York

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

$22,913

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Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in New York 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 New York
  • 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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