An Attorney / Lawyer earns an average salary of C$74,402 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Litigation Case Management is associated with high pay for this job.

C$48,487 - C$126,384
(Median)
C$48K
C$74K
C$130K
MEDIAN: C$74,401
10%
50%
90%

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C$20.61 - C$200.67
(Median)
C$21
C$41
C$200
MEDIAN: C$40
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$48,487 - C$126,384  
   
Bonus
C$300.00 - C$20,482  
Profit Sharing
C$1.01 - C$49,316  
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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C$48,630 - C$146,431  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 333
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$70C$140C$210
Hourly Rate
C$20.61 - C$200.67  
   
Overtime
C$40.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$140KC$280KC$420K
Bonus
C$300.00 - C$20,482  
   
Profit Sharing
C$1.01 - C$49,316  
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).
)
C$48,630 - C$146,431  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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Pay by Experience Level for Attorney / Lawyer

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$76,068

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Attorney / Lawyer Reviews

What is it like working as an Attorney / Lawyer?

Attorney / Lawyer in Winnipeg:
"This is where I answer the question."
Pros: This is where I am supposed to give my reasons while they collect information.
Cons: This is another place where they get me to provide them information for free.

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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 55%

Late-Career
up arrow 39%


National Average
C$76,000


Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 25%

National Average
C$76,000


Legal Document Review
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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