A Legal Administrative Assistant earns an average salary of AU$44,926 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$27,774 - AU$69,434
AU$28K
AU$45K
AU$69K
MEDIAN: AU$44,693
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50%
90%
AU$15.54 - AU$25.48
AU$16
AU$21
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$21.11
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$69K
Salary AU$27,774 - AU$69,434
Bonus AU$825
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$31,792 - AU$67,393
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 60
Hourly Data AU$0AU$32
Hourly Rate AU$15.54 - AU$25.48
Overtime AU$32.31
Annual Data AU$0AU$67K
Bonus AU$825
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$31,792 - AU$67,393
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

Job Description for Legal Administrative Assistant

A legal administrative assistant works with lawyers and paralegals, providing them with support on research, correspondence, filing, and other essential duties. An administrative assistant in this field needs a solid working knowledge of various legal principles and terms, and they must feel comfortable drafting documents and correspondence related to complicated legal concepts.

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Legal Administrative Assistant Tasks

  • Provides support to lawyers and paralegals with research, traveling arrangements, and other important tasks.
  • Keeps office supplies in stock.
  • Manages schedules for appointment, meetings, conferences, etc.
  • Drafts documents for staff across a variety of legal disciplines.

Legal Administrative Assistant Pay By Employer

$0$77K

$70,950

Polsinelli
4 profiles
$53,495

Legal Administrative Assistant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Administrative Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Legal Administrative Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal Administrative Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$42,000 based on 57 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal Administrative Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Legal Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 14 salaries. A Legal Administrative Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$69,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$44,386

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

Key Stats for Legal Administrative Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Legal Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲55%

▲11%

▲8%

National Average
AU$44,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%