Average Attorney / Lawyer Salary

C$73,744
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$5,115
Bonus
C$4,000
Commission
C$4,943
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Attorney / Lawyer is C$73,744.
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C$47k
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C$128k
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MEDIAN C$73,744
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Salary
C$47k - C$128k
Bonus
C$986 - C$20k
Profit Sharing
C$15 - C$73k
Commission
C$0 - C$4k
Total Pay
C$47k - C$148k

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Job Description for Attorney / Lawyer

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Popular Skills for Attorney / Lawyer

Skills in Litigation Case Management and Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Legal Document Review, Client Interaction and Legal Research.

Pay by Experience Level for Attorney / Lawyer

An entry-level Attorney / Lawyer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$58,977 based on 205 salaries. An early career Attorney / Lawyer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$67,715 based on 387 salaries. A mid-career Attorney / Lawyer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$97,797 based on 122 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$119,263 based on 68 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$112,750.
Employees with Attorney / Lawyer in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 16.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (6.7% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (6.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (32.2% less) and Montréal, Québec (5.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 819 survey responses.
Entry Level
25.0%
Early Career
47.3%
Mid Career
14.9%
Experienced
8.3%
Late Career
4.5%

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