A Legal Assistant in Mississauga, Ontario earns an average salary of C$53,262 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

C$30,653 - C$61,443
C$31K
C$52K
C$61K
MEDIAN: C$52,012
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50%
90%
C$0C$61K
Salary C$30,653 - C$61,443
Bonus C$2,650
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C$30,584 - C$61,798
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Legal Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$36,000 based on 9 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$44,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 18 salaries. A Legal Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$57,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
33%
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

▲14%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
C$51,000

Mid-Career
▼13%

▼28%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Organizing
▲13%

Scheduling
▲13%


Typing
▲9%

Filing Court Documents
▲1%

National Average
C$51,000


Microsoft Word
▼3%

Legal Research
▼6%

Filing
▼15%

Administration
▼19%

Legal Document Review
▼21%

Office Administration
▼27%

Client Interaction
▼36%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 13%
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