The average salary for a Paralegal in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$59,215 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$44,312 - AU$71,944
AU$44K
AU$59K
AU$72K
MEDIAN: AU$59,215
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50%
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AU$20.35 - AU$27.51
AU$23
MEDIAN: AU$22.98
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AU$0AU$24KAU$48KAU$72K
Salary
AU$44,312 - AU$71,944  
   
Bonus
AU$500.00  
Total Pay (?
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AU$42,326 - AU$70,463  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$12AU$24AU$36
Hourly Rate
AU$22.98  
   
Overtime
AU$25.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$24KAU$48KAU$72K
Bonus
AU$500.00  
   
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$42,326 - AU$70,463  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Experienced
▲17%

▲14%

National Average
AU$57,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

National Average
AU$57,000

Document Preparation
▼2%



Legal Research
▼11%

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

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Vision:
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None: 100%
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