An Attorney / Lawyer in Sydney, New South Wales earns an average salary of AU$80,547 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. 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$50,133 - AU$135,238
AU$50K
AU$81K
AU$140K
MEDIAN: AU$80,547
10%
50%
90%
AU$25.01 - AU$57.81
AU$48
MEDIAN: AU$47.93
50%
AU$0AU$139K
Salary AU$50,133 - AU$135,238
Bonus AU$48.94 - AU$20,608
Profit Sharing AU$6,010
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$50,181 - AU$139,107
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 59
Hourly Data AU$0AU$57
Hourly Rate AU$47.93
Annual Data AU$0AU$139K
Bonus AU$48.94 - AU$20,608
Profit Sharing AU$6,010
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$50,181 - AU$139,107
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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$72,000 based on 48 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$110,000 based on 15 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$135,000 based on 5 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 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

▲65%

▲34%

▲34%

National Average
AU$82,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries


National Average
AU$82,000


Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 91%