The average pay for a Criminal Defense Lawyer is AU$75,812 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$52,088 - AU$115,361
AU$52K
AU$78K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$78,054
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$115K
Salary AU$52,088 - AU$115,361
Bonus AU$5,335
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AU$52,747 - AU$114,770
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 54

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Q: What is it like working as a Criminal Defense Lawyer?

Criminal Defense Lawyer in Melbourne:
"Experience of working in Melbourne."
Pros: The public transport and the shops.
Cons: The beaches and the people.

Key Stats for Criminal Defense Lawyer

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Criminal Defense Lawyer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
AU$77,000

Experienced
▼6%

▼10%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 89%
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