Legal Assistant Jobs in New York

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Garden City, NY
Legal assistants/paralegals and attorneys with anywhere from 6 months to 15 years of experience in the representation of lenders, buyers and sellers in residential and commercial transactions areas...
2 days ago
Gordon & Rees LLP - New York, NY
Legal Assistant (1-3 yrs) Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, a national law firm, has an immediate opening for a Legal Assistant with some billing experience for its New York office....
23 hours ago
New York, NY
Real Estate Law Firm in Queens is seeking a legal assistant/secretary to help with the daily transaction of the law firm. 2 years of law firm experience preferred but not required....
6 hours ago
United States Courts - Brooklyn, NY
Announcement Number: FY21-01 Court: U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York City, State: Brooklyn, NY Court Website: ... Permanent Position: Permanent Job Grade: 11/01 through 13/01...
2 days ago
CHASESENSALE LAW GROUP - Hauppauge, NY
Small law firm seeks a motivated, organized, detail-oriented individual to work as an entry-level law clerk/client satisfaction specialist any combination of days, Monday through Friday (hours...
12 hours ago
Melville, NY
Plaintiff's personal injury law firm seeking legal assistant/paralegal with a minimum of 3 years of experience to handle cases independently from inception to trial....
22 hours ago
Flushing, NY
compensation: Measured by experience employment type: full-time Flushing NY around Main Street real estate law firm seeking a highly organized, responsible, and meticulous individual. We are...
1 day ago
Endeavor Global - New York, NY
Endeavors legal department is seeking an assistant to support several corporate attorneys. The corporate legal team works across geographies and is responsible for a broad range of transactional...
1 day ago
United States Courts - Syracuse, NY
Announcement Number: 21-DC-01 Court: U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York City, State: Syracuse, NY Permanent Position: Temporary Job Grade: JSP 11 - JSP 13 Minimum Salary: $64,009...
3 days ago
Garden City, NY
/ Legal Assistant / Administrative Assistant Job Description Mid-sized Real Estate Law Firm located in Garden City, NY is seeking an Administrative Assistant/Paralegal/Legal Assistant....
3 days ago
New York, NY
Seeking a full-time bookkeeper/ legal assistant, experience in Clio billing is required with a minimum of 2 years....
4 days ago
New York, NY
Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, a national law firm, has an immediate opening for a Legal Assistant with some billing experience for its New York office....
4 days ago
CHASESENSALE LAW GROUP - Hauppauge, NY
Small law firm seeks a motivated, organized, detail-oriented individual to work as an entry-level law clerk/client satisfaction specialist any combination of days, Monday through Friday (hours...
4 days ago
Northwell Health - New Hyde Park, NY
As a Legal Secretary, you will perform various legal secretarial and administrative duties including, but not limited to, word processing, maintaining departmental databases, handling telephone...
4 days ago
Brooklyn, NY
Boutique law firm in South Brooklyn with heavy concentration in immigration law is looking for a legal assistant/paralegal to work full time....
5 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 (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 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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