A Legal Assistant in Surrey, British Columbia earns an average wage of C$15.00 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Litigation Case Management, Legal Document Review, Accounting, Scheduling, and Filing Court Documents.

C$27,090 - C$53,907
C$27K
C$38K
C$54K
MEDIAN: C$38,320
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50%
90%

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C$10.82 - C$20.62
C$11
C$15
C$21
MEDIAN: C$15.00
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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C$0C$18KC$36KC$54K
Salary
C$27,090 - C$53,907  
   
Bonus
C$750  
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$24,707 - C$53,236  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$9C$18C$27
Hourly Rate
C$10.82 - C$20.62  
   
Local Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$18KC$36KC$54K
Bonus
C$750  
   
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$24,707 - C$53,236  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

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

Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
048
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 44%

Experienced
up arrow 32%


National Average
C$37,000


Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 30%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 16%

Accounting
up arrow 13%

Scheduling
up arrow 12%


Filing Court Documents
up arrow 11%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 5%

Filing
up arrow 5%

Client Interaction
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

Organizing
up arrow 3%

Office Administration
up arrow 3%

Typing
0%

National Average
C$37,000

Administration
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
dental benefits
None: 65%
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