An Entry-Level Solicitor earns an average salary of AU$60,244 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Commercial, Legal Document Review, and Client Interaction.

AU$43,668 - AU$84,088
AU$44K
AU$60K
AU$84K
MEDIAN: AU$59,805
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50%
90%
AU$20.27 - AU$36.60
AU$20
AU$26
AU$37
MEDIAN: AU$25.57
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$84K
Salary AU$43,668 - AU$84,088
Bonus AU$485 - AU$9,100
Profit Sharing AU$1,000
Commission AU$10,000
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$43,689 - AU$84,711
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 987
Hourly Data AU$0AU$100
Hourly Rate AU$20.27 - AU$36.60
Overtime AU$50.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$84K
Bonus AU$485 - AU$9,100
Commission AU$10,000
Profit Sharing AU$1,000
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$43,689 - AU$84,711
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

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 Difference by Location

National Average: AU$59,706

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

Solicitor Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

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.

Key Stats for Solicitor

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
82%
5-9 years
9%

Skills That Affect Solicitor Salaries

▲61%





Litigation Case Management
▲1%

National Average
AU$60,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 97%