A Legal Assistant with Legal Research skills earns an average salary of C$46,949 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$30,883 - C$61,401
C$31K
C$47K
C$61K
MEDIAN: C$46,949
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C$12.85 - C$24.75
C$13
C$17
C$25
MEDIAN: C$17.09
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$21KC$42KC$63K
Salary
C$30,883 - C$61,401  
   
Bonus
C$2.42 - C$1,997  
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$29,316 - C$60,630  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 117
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$17C$34C$51
Hourly Rate
C$12.85 - C$24.75  
   
Overtime
C$0.00 - C$50.68  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$2.42 - C$1,997  
   
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$29,316 - C$60,630  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 47

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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$42,859

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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲29%

Late-Career
▲23%

Mid-Career
▲20%

National Average
C$43,000

▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
15%
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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