The average pay for an Attorney / Lawyer is AU$67,614 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$48,395 - AU$118,314
AU$48K
AU$68K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$67,614
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.43 - AU$78.30
AU$20
AU$31
AU$78
MEDIAN: AU$31.43
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$129K
Salary AU$48,395 - AU$118,314
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$15,456
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$101,367
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$48,125 - AU$129,842
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 290
Hourly Data AU$0AU$78
Hourly Rate AU$20.43 - AU$78.30
Overtime AU$40.98
Annual Data AU$0AU$129K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$15,456
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$101,367
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$48,125 - AU$129,842
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 30

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Pay by Experience Level for Attorney / Lawyer

Pay by Experience for an Attorney / Lawyer has a positive trend. An entry-level Attorney / Lawyer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 246 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Attorney / Lawyer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$101,000 based on 68 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$121,000 based on 36 salaries. An Attorney / Lawyer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$105,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$68,933

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Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

▲76%

▲52%

▲46%

National Average
AU$69,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

National Average
AU$69,000



▼14%

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 89%