The average pay for a Solicitor is AU$64,745 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Contract Negotiation, Commercial, Complex Litigation Case Management, and Legal Document Review. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

AU$45,217 - AU$100,086
AU$45K
AU$64K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$64,104
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50%
90%
AU$21.49 - AU$50.68
AU$21
AU$29
AU$51
MEDIAN: AU$29.28
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$101K
Salary AU$45,217 - AU$100,086
Bonus AU$450.00 - AU$15,361
Profit Sharing AU$500.00
Commission AU$10,000
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$45,234 - AU$101,147
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 560
Hourly Data AU$0AU$75
Hourly Rate AU$21.49 - AU$50.68
Overtime AU$75.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$101K
Bonus AU$450.00 - AU$15,361
Commission AU$10,000
Profit Sharing 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$45,234 - AU$101,147
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

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Pay by Experience Level for Solicitor

Pay by Experience for a Solicitor has a positive trend. An entry-level Solicitor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$61,000 based on 427 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Solicitor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$86,000 based on 105 salaries. An experienced Solicitor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$104,000 based on 52 salaries. A Solicitor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$108,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$64,333

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Key Stats for Solicitor

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Solicitor Salaries

▲68%

▲61%

▲34%

National Average
AU$64,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Solicitor Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲41%

Commercial
▲20%

Complex Litigation Case Management
▲17%

Legal Document Review
▲12%

Intellectual Property (IP)
▲11%

Client Interaction
▲5%



National Average
AU$64,000

Legal Research
▼3%

Family Practice
▼20%

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 1%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 99%
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