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$47,791 - C$125,475
C$48K
C$74K
C$130K
MEDIAN: C$74,057
10%
50%
90%
C$12.04 - C$207.29
C$12
C$40
C$210
MEDIAN: C$40.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$147K
Salary C$47,791 - C$125,475
Bonus C$993 - C$20,134
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$76,978
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$47,652 - C$147,584
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 339
Hourly Data C$0C$207
Hourly Rate C$12.04 - C$207.29
Overtime C$53.00
Annual Data C$0C$147K
Bonus C$993 - C$20,134
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$76,978
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$47,652 - C$147,584
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

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Pay by Experience Level for Attorney / Lawyer

Pay by Experience for an Attorney / Lawyer has a positive trend. An entry-level Attorney / Lawyer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$70,000 based on 269 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Attorney / Lawyer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$98,000 based on 88 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$123,000 based on 45 salaries. An Attorney / Lawyer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$120,000 based on 26 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$75,267

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

Attorney / Lawyer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Attorney / Lawyer?

Attorney / Lawyer in Barrie:
"Satisfying."
Pros: Helping people, growing in my skills and intellect,
Cons: The pressure and deadlines can be stressful.

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
51 %
Male
49 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

▲63%

Late-Career
▲59%

▲30%

National Average
C$75,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Negotiation
▲46%

Litigation Case Management
▲10%

National Average
C$75,000


Legal Document Review
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 30%
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