The average salary for a Legal Assistant in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$53,646 per year.

AU$37,912 - AU$67,764
AU$38K
AU$54K
AU$68K
MEDIAN: AU$53,646
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AU$15.25 - AU$32.44
AU$15
AU$25
AU$32
MEDIAN: AU$24.58
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AU$0AU$23KAU$46KAU$69K
Salary
AU$37,912 - AU$67,764  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00  
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AU$38,284 - AU$67,506  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 59
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AU$0AU$15AU$30AU$45
Hourly Rate
AU$15.25 - AU$32.44  
   
Overtime
AU$42.00  
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AU$0AU$30KAU$60KAU$90K
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Total Pay (?
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AU$38,284 - AU$67,506  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
12%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

▲24%

Experienced
▲21%

▲14%

National Average
AU$53,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Document Preparation
▲5%

Drafting Correspondence
▼0%

National Average
AU$53,000


▼10%

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 89%
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