A Solicitor in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average salary of AU$70,091 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$43,205 - AU$103,042
AU$43K
AU$70K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$70,091
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Salary
AU$43,205 - AU$103,042  
   
Bonus
AU$2,035  
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$43,509 - AU$102,409  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 56
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Pay by Experience Level for Solicitor

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

Key Stats for Solicitor

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Solicitor Salaries

Experienced
▲56%

Late-Career
▲42%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
AU$71,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Solicitor Salaries

Drafting Correspondence
▲3%

Litigation Case Management
▲1%

National Average
AU$71,000

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

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dental benefits
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Vision:
dental benefits
None: 100%
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