Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salary

The average salary for a Paralegal / Legal Assistant is C$47,606 per year. A skill in Filing Court Documents is associated with high pay for this job.

C$34,736 - C$63,605
(Median)
C$35K
C$48K
C$64K
MEDIAN: C$47,606
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C$14.49 - C$30.05
(Median)
C$14
C$20
C$30
MEDIAN: C$20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$22KC$44KC$66K
Salary
C$34,736 - C$63,605  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,841  
Profit Sharing
C$1,750  
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$32,920 - C$65,341  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 194
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$21C$42C$63
Hourly Rate
C$14.49 - C$30.05  
   
Overtime
C$1.45 - C$61.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,841  
   
Profit Sharing
C$1,750  
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$32,920 - C$65,341  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 63
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$47,175

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Experience Affects Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salaries




National Average
C$47,000


Skills That Affect Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salaries

Filing Court Documents
up arrow 12%

Corporate
up arrow 3%

Document Preparation
up arrow 2%

National Average
C$47,000

Legal Research
up arrow 3%

Document Management
up arrow 4%

Real Estate
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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