Browse Categories

Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salary

The average salary for a Paralegal / Legal Assistant is C$46,071 per year. A skill in Document Preparation is associated with high pay for this job.
C$33,608 - C$61,410
(Median)
C$34K
C$46K
C$61K
MEDIAN: C$46,070
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

C$12.72 - C$29.04
(Median)
C$13
C$20
C$29
MEDIAN: C$19.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
C$0C$21KC$42KC$63K
Salary
C$33,608 - C$61,410  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,734  
Profit Sharing
C$504 - C$1,028  
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).
)
C$32,162 - C$62,890  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 513
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
C$0C$20C$40C$60
Hourly Rate
C$12.72 - C$29.04  
   
Overtime
C$1.50 - C$57.84  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,734  
   
Profit Sharing
C$504 - C$1,028  
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).
)
C$32,162 - C$62,890  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 108
United States (change)

Common Career Paths for Paralegal / Legal Assistant


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px

Paralegal / Legal Assistant Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Skills for Paralegal / Legal Assistant

Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal / Legal Assistant

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

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
C$46,000


Skills That Affect Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salaries

Document Preparation
up arrow 15%

Corporate
up arrow 6%

Legal Research
up arrow 4%

Document Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
C$46,000

Real Estate
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 38% employee benefits None: 29%