A Legal Assistant with Legal Research skills earns an average salary of C$46,334 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$30,313 - C$62,377
C$30K
C$46K
C$62K
MEDIAN: C$46,334
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C$12.87 - C$25.08
C$13
C$17
C$25
MEDIAN: C$17.12
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$21KC$42KC$63K
Salary
C$30,313 - C$62,377  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,968  
Total Pay (?
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C$29,105 - C$60,709  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 112
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$17C$34C$51
Hourly Rate
C$12.87 - C$25.08  
   
Overtime
C$0.00 - C$50.68  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$1,968  
   
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$29,105 - C$60,709  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 48
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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$41,628

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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 26 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

▲31%

Late-Career
▲28%

▲23%

National Average
C$42,000

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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