A Solicitor in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average salary of AU$69,147 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$44,552 - AU$107,659
AU$45K
AU$69K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$69,147
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$110K
Salary AU$44,552 - AU$107,659
Bonus AU$2,023
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$44,883 - AU$110,367
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

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$63,000 based on 48 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$95,000 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Solicitor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$95,000 based on 6 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$100,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Solicitor

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Solicitor Salaries

▲43%

▲36%

▲36%

National Average
AU$70,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Solicitor Salaries

Drafting Correspondence
▼0%

National Average
AU$70,000


Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 97%