The average pay for a Legal Secretary with Legal Research skills is AU$55,116 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$40,500 - AU$75,280
AU$41K
AU$55K
AU$75K
MEDIAN: AU$55,116
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50%
90%
AU$19.60 - AU$31.94
AU$20
AU$25
AU$32
MEDIAN: AU$24.52
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$75K
Salary AU$40,500 - AU$75,280
Bonus AU$1,250
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$40,661 - AU$74,050
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 104
Hourly Data AU$0AU$31
Hourly Rate AU$19.60 - AU$31.94
Overtime AU$20.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$74K
Bonus AU$1,250
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$40,661 - AU$74,050
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

Legal Secretary Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

Pay by Experience for a Legal Secretary has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal Secretary with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 71 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal Secretary with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 35 salaries. A Legal Secretary with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$52,784

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

Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

▲13%

Late-Career
▲12%

▲11%

National Average
AU$53,000

▼10%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 95%