AU$64,029
Avg. Salary
AU$27.96
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$3,500

Bonus

AU$983

Profit Sharing

AU$9,759

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Solicitor is AU$27.96 per hour.

The average pay for a Solicitor is AU$64,029 per year.

10%
AU$20.79
10%
AU$27.96
50%
AU$51.39
90%
90%
MEDIAN AU$27.96
10%
AU$46k
10%
AU$64k
50%
AU$100k
90%
90%
MEDIAN AU$64,029
AU$45,896 - AU$100,061
AU$46K
AU$64K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$64,029
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.79 - AU$51.39
AU$21
AU$28
AU$51
MEDIAN: AU$27.96
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$101K
Salary AU$45,896 - AU$100,061
Bonus AU$496 - AU$20,000
Profit Sharing AU$983
Commission AU$9,759
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$45,921 - AU$101,767
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,137
Hourly Data AU$0AU$51
Hourly Rate AU$20.79 - AU$51.39
Overtime AU$50.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$101K
Bonus AU$496 - AU$20,000
Commission AU$9,759
Profit Sharing AU$983
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$45,921 - AU$101,767
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 89

Job Description for Solicitor

A solicitor's job is highly diverse, but it can be compared to that of a human resources employee. Generally, a solicitor has the job of recruiting new individuals to work for a company. It is a solicitor's job to find new people that are not only qualified for the company, but are also a good match for the company itself. Other duties can include coming up with new and different business ideas for the company and managing incoming company calls.

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Solicitor Tasks
  • Solicit outstanding financial obligations, such as loans, liens, and fees, from borrowers or third parties.
  • Draft legal instruments and reports, such as letters and petitions for payment.
  • Use and update account tracking systems with financial information and workout activity.
  • Assist in reviewing utility accounts, investigating unpaid claims and liens, and developing payment plans.
  • Manage assigned utility accounts, assisting with loss mitigation, negotiating workouts, and collecting paperwork.

Solicitor Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Solicitor

Pay by Experience for a Solicitor has a positive trend. An entry-level Solicitor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 517 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Solicitor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$88,000 based on 116 salaries. An experienced Solicitor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$107,000 based on 56 salaries. A Solicitor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$144,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$64,177

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

Solicitor Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Solicitor?

Solicitor in Sydney:
"Its A Marathon."
Stay fit and healthy. Do not get a serious relationship or get married until you have established your career. Avoid relationships with colleagues.

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Key Stats for Solicitor

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Solicitor Salaries

▲124%

▲67%

▲37%

National Average
AU$64,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Solicitor Salaries

▲52%







Drafting Correspondence
▼0%

National Average
AU$64,000



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental: %
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 98%