An Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) earns an average salary of AU$69,081 per year. A skill in Complex Litigation Case Management is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

AU$48,653 - AU$113,261
AU$49K
AU$69K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$69,349
10%
50%
90%
AU$24.57 - AU$49.13
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$28.92
50%
AU$0AU$121K
Salary AU$48,653 - AU$113,261
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$25,342
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$39,732
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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AU$48,654 - AU$121,397
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 257
Hourly Data AU$0AU$49
Hourly Rate AU$28.92
Overtime AU$11.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$121K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$25,342
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$39,732
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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AU$48,654 - AU$121,397
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm)

The position of a criminal attorney, or lawyer for a law firm, requires a great deal of mental capability and the ability to work well with others, as these attorneys represent their clients in a court of law to present the best case possible for the client's benefit. These include court cases, pretrial hearings, conferences for settlements, and more.

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Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) Tasks

  • Advise clients in business transactions, claim liability, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits or legal rights and obligations.
  • Select jurors, argue motions, meet with judges, and question witnesses during the course of a trial.
  • Analyze and interpret laws, rulings, and regulations with probable case outcomes for individuals and businesses.
  • Represent clients in court or before government agencies, present and summarize cases to judges and juries.
  • Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions; evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments for presentation of cases.

Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$70,387

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm)

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) Salaries

▲82%

▲43%

National Average
AU$70,000

▼10%

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 93%