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Legal Secretaries

in Massachusetts

Perform secretarial duties using legal terminology, procedures, and documents. Prepare legal papers and correspondence, such as summonses, complaints, motions, and subpoenas. May also assist with legal research.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
436012  Legal Secretaries 5,758 5,214 -544 -9.45 % 61 61 High school diploma or equivalent 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    5,280  92 % 4,730  91 % -550  -10 % $53,190
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    5,280  92 % 4,730  91 % -550  -10 % $53,190
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    170  3 % 160  3 % -10  -5 % $59,350
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