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$44,632 - AU$76,077
AU$45K
AU$60K
AU$76K
MEDIAN: AU$59,699
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50%
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AU$19.89 - AU$27.51
AU$24
MEDIAN: AU$23.75
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
Salary
AU$44,632 - AU$76,077  
   
Bonus
AU$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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AU$41,907 - AU$74,000  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 36
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$13AU$26AU$39
Hourly Rate
AU$23.75  
   
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
Bonus
AU$1,000  
   
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$41,907 - AU$74,000  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

Experienced
▲16%

▲12%

National Average
AU$58,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Paralegal Salaries

National Average
AU$58,000

Document Preparation
▼3%



Legal Research
▼12%

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 96%
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