A Legal Assistant with Accounting skills earns an average salary of C$46,049 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$31,296 - C$61,415
C$31K
C$46K
C$61K
MEDIAN: C$46,049
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50%
90%

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C$13.58 - C$25.95
C$14
C$20
C$26
MEDIAN: C$19.93
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$21KC$42KC$63K
Salary
C$31,296 - C$61,415  
   
Bonus
C$100.90 - C$5,017  
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$30,953 - C$60,814  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 152
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$14C$28C$42
Hourly Rate
C$13.58 - C$25.95  
   
Overtime
C$33.38  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$28KC$56KC$84K
Bonus
C$100.90 - C$5,017  
   
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$30,953 - C$60,814  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 56
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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$45,321

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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
21%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

▲17%

▲15%

▲13%

National Average
C$45,000

▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 40%
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