The average pay for a Paralegal with Drafting Correspondence skills is AU$53,228 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$38,353 - AU$75,766
AU$38K
AU$53K
AU$76K
MEDIAN: AU$53,154
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50%
90%
AU$19.84 - AU$30.75
AU$20
AU$25
AU$31
MEDIAN: AU$25.05
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50%
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AU$0AU$75K
Salary AU$38,353 - AU$75,766
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$2,800
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$39,485 - AU$74,035
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 162
Hourly Data AU$0AU$30
Hourly Rate AU$19.84 - AU$30.75
Overtime AU$30.52
Annual Data AU$0AU$74K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$2,800
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$39,485 - AU$74,035
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 43

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Pay by Experience Level for Paralegal

Pay by Experience for a Paralegal has a positive trend. An entry-level Paralegal with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 137 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Paralegal with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Paralegal which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$66,000 based on 36 salaries. A Paralegal with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$52,839

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Key Stats for Paralegal

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Paralegal Salaries

▲25%

▲14%

Late-Career
▲13%

National Average
AU$53,000

▼8%

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 97%