A Legal Assistant with Microsoft Office skills earns an average salary of C$41,525 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

C$30,404 - C$60,511
C$30K
C$42K
C$61K
MEDIAN: C$41,525
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C$13.42 - C$25.72
C$13
C$17
C$26
MEDIAN: C$16.81
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$21KC$42KC$63K
Salary
C$30,404 - C$60,511  
   
Bonus
C$51.95 - C$2,618  
Profit Sharing
C$1,900  
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$29,983 - C$61,156  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 266
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$12C$24C$36
Hourly Rate
C$13.42 - C$25.72  
   
Overtime
C$14.50 - C$34.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Bonus
C$51.95 - C$2,618  
   
Profit Sharing
C$1,900  
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$29,983 - C$61,156  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 66

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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 $37,000 based on 198 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 $46,000 based on 85 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 56 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 $60,000 based on 44 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$40,551

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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 80 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

▲49%

▲35%

▲14%

National Average
C$41,000

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 80 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 26%