The average salary for a Paralegal / Legal Assistant is C$49,512 per year. A skill in Filing Court Documents is associated with high pay for this job.

C$34,503 - C$66,276
C$35K
C$49K
C$66K
MEDIAN: C$48,602
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50%
90%
C$13.21 - C$28.78
C$13
C$20
C$29
MEDIAN: C$20.18
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$66K
Salary C$34,503 - C$66,276
Bonus C$0.00 - C$4,949
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$32,357 - C$64,492
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 108
Hourly Data C$0C$36
Hourly Rate C$13.21 - C$28.78
Overtime C$32.43
Annual Data C$0C$64K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$4,949
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$32,357 - C$64,492
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal / Legal Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Paralegal / Legal Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Paralegal / Legal Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$38,000 based on 56 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Paralegal / 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 C$49,000 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Paralegal / Legal Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$58,000 based on 34 salaries. A Paralegal / 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 C$56,000 based on 30 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$47,588

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Key Stats for Paralegal / Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salaries

▲22%

▲17%

▲2%

National Average
C$48,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Paralegal / Legal Assistant Salaries

Filing Court Documents
▲15%

Corporate
▲2%

National Average
C$48,000




Real Estate
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 27%
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