The average salary for a Legal Secretary is AU$51,083 per year.

AU$38,295 - AU$70,389
(Median)
AU$38K
AU$51K
AU$70K
MEDIAN: AU$51,082
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AU$19.38 - AU$33.58
(Median)
AU$19
AU$25
AU$34
MEDIAN: AU$24.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$24KAU$48KAU$72K
Salary
AU$38,295 - AU$70,389  
   
Bonus
AU$851 - AU$9,863  
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$38,815 - AU$70,241  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 612
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$34AU$68AU$102
Hourly Rate
AU$19.38 - AU$33.58  
   
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$99.33  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$70KAU$140KAU$210K
Bonus
AU$851 - AU$9,863  
   
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$38,815 - AU$70,241  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 212
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$51,131

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Legal Secretary Reviews

What is it like working as a Legal Secretary?

Legal Secretary in Melbourne:
"Busy, Busy, Busy."
Pros: Never at a loss for something to do. Learning a great deal of useful information for studying my law degree.
Cons: Not often celebrated when I do a good job. Often overwhelming workload.

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Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries




National Average
AU$51,000


Skills That Affect Legal Secretary Salaries

Billing
up arrow 2%

Document Preparation
0%

Typing
0%

Client Interaction
0%

Filing
0%

National Average
AU$51,000

Legal Research
up arrow 1%


conveyancing
up arrow 7%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 10%

Administration
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
medical benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 95%
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