The average pay for an Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) is C$74,906 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$45,510 - C$137,212
C$46K
C$74K
C$140K
MEDIAN: C$74,226
10%
50%
90%
C$11.23 - C$302
C$11
C$86
C$300
MEDIAN: C$86.50
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$163K
Salary C$45,510 - C$137,212
Bonus C$485 - C$24,747
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$49,665
Commission C$1,500
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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C$44,865 - C$163,016
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 220
Hourly Data C$0C$302
Hourly Rate C$11.23 - C$302
Overtime C$100
Annual Data C$0C$163K
Bonus C$485 - C$24,747
Commission C$1,500
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$49,665
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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C$44,865 - C$163,016
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

Job Description for Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm)

The position of a criminal attorney, or lawyer for a law firm, requires a great deal of mental capability and the ability to work well with others, as these attorneys represent their clients in a court of law to present the best case possible for the client's benefit. These include court cases, pretrial hearings, conferences for settlements, and more.

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Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) Tasks

  • Advise clients in business transactions, claim liability, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits or legal rights and obligations.
  • Select jurors, argue motions, meet with judges, and question witnesses during the course of a trial.
  • Analyze and interpret laws, rulings, and regulations with probable case outcomes for individuals and businesses.
  • Represent clients in court or before government agencies, present and summarize cases to judges and juries.
  • Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions; evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments for presentation of cases.

Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm)

Pay by Experience for an Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) has a positive trend. An entry-level Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$72,000 based on 147 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$104,000 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$127,000 based on 24 salaries. An Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$125,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$77,890

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

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Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm)

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) Salaries

▲64%

▲60%

▲33%

National Average
C$78,000

▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 27%