An Entry-Level Legal Assistant earns an average salary of AU$44,830 per year.

AU$36,050 - AU$57,072
AU$36K
AU$45K
AU$57K
MEDIAN: AU$44,830
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AU$15.61 - AU$25.55
AU$16
AU$21
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$20.53
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$20KAU$40KAU$60K
Salary
AU$36,050 - AU$57,072  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$3,973  
Total Pay (?
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AU$35,979 - AU$56,031  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 127
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$12AU$24AU$36
Hourly Rate
AU$15.61 - AU$25.55  
   
Overtime
AU$35.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$24KAU$48KAU$72K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$3,973  
   
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$35,979 - AU$56,031  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$44,369

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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %
071
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
14%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Legal Research
up arrow 4%


Typing
0%

National Average
AU$44,000

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 3%

Filing Court Documents
up arrow 5%

Document Preparation
up arrow 8%

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 96%
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