Legal Assistant salary in San Diego, CA

Average salary
$42,500/yr
Based on 119 income tax records
$19,500
$78,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$19,500
$78,000
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 $42,500 per year. This is based on data from 119 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Legal Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Legal Assistant salary can vary between $19,500 to $78,000 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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Orange, CA
11 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$45K – $63K
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North Hollywood, CA
18 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$36K – $66K
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Huntington Beach, CA
15 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$41K – $59K
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Pasadena, CA
14 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$41K – $56K
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Costa Mesa, CA
10 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$43K – $67K
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Glendale, CA
12 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$32K – $60K
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Anaheim, CA
23 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$37K – $60K
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Irvine, CA
17 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$39K – $67K
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San Diego, CA
119 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$32K – $56K
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Los Angeles, CA
181 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$32K – $57K
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Inglewood, CA
10 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$37K – $47K
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Whittier, CA
14 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$31K – $50K
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Long Beach, CA
22 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$34K – $51K
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Chula Vista, CA
18 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$32K – $53K
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Van Nuys, CA
13 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$31K – $50K
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Riverside, CA
18 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$30K – $49K
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Santa Ana, CA
18 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$26K – $37K
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Corona, CA
14 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$23K – $41K

Legal Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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County Of San Diego, San Diego County, CA
12 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$33K – $38K

Legal Assistant demographics in San Diego, CA

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76% are single
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24% are married
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23% have kids
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19% own a home

Legal Assistant salaries by age in San Diego, CA

$0
$12,875
$25,750
$38,625
$51,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Legal Assistants in San Diego, CA

119 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a legal assistant in San Diego, CA is $42,500 per year. Legal assistant salaries in San Diego, CA can vary between $19,500 to $78,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 119 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as legal assistant.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for legal assistants near San Diego, CA: Orange, CA ($54,500 a year), North Hollywood, CA ($49,500 a year), and Huntington Beach, CA ($49,000 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.