A Legal Assistant in Sydney, New South Wales earns an average salary of AU$51,040 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$39,034 - AU$74,554
AU$39K
AU$51K
AU$75K
MEDIAN: AU$51,040
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AU$39,034 - AU$74,554  
   
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AU$37,297 - AU$72,692  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

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Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 28%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
AU$50,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Typing
up arrow 1%

National Average
AU$50,000

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 3%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 6%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 93%
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