The average pay for an Attorney / Lawyer is AU$66,639 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 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$48,543 - AU$118,494
AU$49K
AU$67K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$66,544
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.51 - AU$77.96
AU$21
AU$33
AU$78
MEDIAN: AU$33.00
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$129K
Salary AU$48,543 - AU$118,494
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$15,067
Profit Sharing AU$19.39 - AU$103,042
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$48,278 - AU$129,885
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 279
Hourly Data AU$0AU$77
Hourly Rate AU$20.51 - AU$77.96
Overtime AU$40.06
Annual Data AU$0AU$129K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$15,067
Profit Sharing AU$19.39 - AU$103,042
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$48,278 - AU$129,885
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

Attorney / Lawyer Job Listings

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$63,000 based on 243 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$100,000 based on 67 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$124,000 based on 34 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$110,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$67,991

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Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

▲82%

▲62%

▲47%

National Average
AU$68,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

National Average
AU$68,000



▼13%

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 88%