A Legal Assistant in Sydney, New South Wales earns an average salary of AU$51,040 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

AU$38,794 - AU$76,340
AU$39K
AU$51K
AU$76K
MEDIAN: AU$51,384
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50%
90%
AU$19.65 - AU$25.22
AU$23
MEDIAN: AU$23.00
50%
AU$0AU$76K
Salary AU$38,794 - AU$76,340
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$38,213 - AU$72,692
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24
Hourly Data AU$0AU$25
Hourly Rate AU$23.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$72K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$38,213 - AU$72,692
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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Q: What is it like working in Sydney?

Legal Assistant in Sydney:
"Great location, culture and flexibility."
Pros: See above.
Cons: Cost of travel and distance to CBD if living outside of it.

Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲26%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
AU$51,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Typing
▲1%

National Average
AU$51,000

Drafting Correspondence
▼4%

Legal Document Review
▼6%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%
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