A Legal Assistant in Surrey, British Columbia earns an average wage of C$14.74 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Litigation Case Management, Legal Document Review, and Accounting.

C$27,000 - C$54,055
C$27K
C$38K
C$54K
MEDIAN: C$38,000
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C$10.77 - C$20.71
C$11
C$15
C$21
MEDIAN: C$14.74
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Local Salary Data (?
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C$0C$19KC$38KC$57K
Salary
C$27,000 - C$54,055  
   
Bonus
C$509  
Total Pay (?
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C$24,527 - C$53,522  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$9C$18C$27
Hourly Rate
C$10.77 - C$20.71  
   
Local Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$18KC$36KC$54K
Bonus
C$509  
   
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$24,527 - C$53,522  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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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.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲46%

Experienced
▲35%

▲33%

National Average
C$36,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Litigation Case Management
▲32%

Legal Document Review
▲18%

Accounting
▲15%


Scheduling
▲7%


Microsoft Office
▲6%


Filing
▲5%

Organizing
▲5%

Office Administration
▲5%


Microsoft Word
▲3%

Typing
▼0%

National Average
C$36,000

Administration
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 28%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
dental benefits
None: 67%
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