Legal Assistant salary in Houston, TX

Average salary
$42,000/yr
Based on 290 income tax records
$19,000
$81,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$19,000
$81,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Legal Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Legal Assistant is $42,000 per year. This is based on data from 290 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Legal Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Legal Assistant salary can vary between $19,000 to $81,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Legal Assistant salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Friendswood, TX
10 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$50K – $72K
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Katy, TX
35 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$41K – $61K
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Pflugerville, TX
16 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$44K – $62K
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Sugar Land, TX
14 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$37K – $69K
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Richmond, TX
14 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$42K – $70K
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Conroe, TX
14 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$38K – $58K
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Tyler, TX
11 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$33K – $51K
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Cypress, TX
14 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$35K – $51K
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Round Rock, TX
17 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$30K – $62K
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Houston, TX
290 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$31K – $56K
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Austin, TX
181 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$32K – $56K
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Spring, TX
36 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$33K – $51K
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Pearland, TX
18 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$33K – $65K
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Humble, TX
14 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$30K – $60K
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San Antonio, TX
178 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$30K – $44K
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College Station, TX
15 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$29K – $40K

Legal Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**

Legal Assistant demographics in Houston, TX

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76% are single
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24% are married
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36% have kids
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28% own a home

Legal Assistant salaries by age in Houston, TX

$0
$17,000
$34,000
$51,000
$68,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Legal Assistants in Houston, TX

290 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a legal assistant in Houston, TX is $42,000 per year. Legal assistant salaries in Houston, TX can vary between $19,000 to $81,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 290 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as legal assistant.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for legal assistants near Houston, TX: Friendswood, TX ($60,000 a year), Katy, TX ($55,000 a year), and Pflugerville, TX ($54,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.