The average salary for an Attorney / Lawyer is C$74,375 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Negotiation is associated with high pay for this job.

C$48,324 - C$126,709
C$48K
C$74K
C$130K
MEDIAN: C$74,375
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50%
90%

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C$12.44 - C$242.40
C$12
C$41
C$240
MEDIAN: C$40.96
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$48,324 - C$126,709  
   
Bonus
C$750 - C$19,774  
Profit Sharing
C$69.53 - C$75,503  
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$48,489 - C$147,797  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 341
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$90C$180C$270
Hourly Rate
C$12.44 - C$242.40  
   
Overtime
C$69.00  
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$180KC$360KC$540K
Bonus
C$750 - C$19,774  
   
Profit Sharing
C$69.53 - C$75,503  
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$48,489 - C$147,797  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | 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$75,588

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Attorney / Lawyer Reviews

Q: 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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Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

▲63%

Late-Career
▲59%

▲30%

National Average
C$76,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Negotiation
▲46%

Litigation Case Management
▲9%

National Average
C$76,000


Legal Document Review
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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