A Legal Secretary earns an average salary of R121,674 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Telephony and Filing Court Documents.

R57,851 - R294,109
R58K
R130K
R290K
MEDIAN: R126,799
10%
50%
90%
R16.11 - R178.79
R16
R110
R180
MEDIAN: R112.00
10%
50%
90%
R0R299K
Salary R57,851 - R294,109
Bonus R1,014 - R21,927
Profit Sharing R15,000
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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R58,547 - R299,317
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 448
Hourly Data R0R178
Hourly Rate R16.11 - R178.79
Overtime R95.00
Annual Data R0R299K
Bonus R1,014 - R21,927
Profit Sharing R15,000
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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R58,547 - R299,317
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

Pay by Experience for a Legal Secretary has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal Secretary with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R83,000 based on 185 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal Secretary with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R124,000 based on 115 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R162,000 based on 126 salaries. A Legal Secretary with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R244,000 based on 67 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R132,540

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Legal Secretary Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Legal Secretary?

Legal Secretary in free state bloemfontein:
"It is a lovely job."
Pros: Dictaphone typing.
Cons: Making telephone calls to difficult clients or debtors.

Legal Secretary in South Africa:
"STRESS LEVEL, PERKS, MANAGMENT."
Pros: COMFORTABLE WHERE I AM, I LOVE BEING A LEGAL SECRETARY.
Cons: STRESSED, PERKS.

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Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

▲84%

▲22%

National Average
R133,000

▼6%

▼37%

Skills That Affect Legal Secretary Salaries

Telephony
▲39%

Filing Court Documents
▲4%

National Average
R133,000



▼16%

Client Interaction
▼32%

Legal Document Review
▼64%

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 81%
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