The average salary for a Legal Secretary is NZ$49,408 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

NZ$37,067 - NZ$60,878
NZ$37K
NZ$49K
NZ$61K
MEDIAN: NZ$49,408
10%
50%
90%

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NZ$16.19 - NZ$30.40
NZ$16
NZ$20
NZ$30
MEDIAN: NZ$20.45
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$21KNZ$42KNZ$63K
Salary
NZ$37,067 - NZ$60,878  
   
Bonus
NZ$509  
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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NZ$36,141 - NZ$61,726  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 134
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$12NZ$24NZ$36
Hourly Rate
NZ$16.19 - NZ$30.40  
   
Overtime
NZ$35.16  
National Annualized Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$24KNZ$48KNZ$72K
Bonus
NZ$509  
   
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).
)
NZ$36,141 - NZ$61,726  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50
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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$48,109

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Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
22%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

▲12%

▲8%

▲6%

National Average
NZ$48,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Legal Secretary Salaries


Typing
▼0%

National Average
NZ$48,000

Drafting Correspondence
▼16%

Document Preparation
▼17%

Filing Court Documents
▼18%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 86%
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