Average Early-Career Legal Administrative Assistant Salary in Canada

C$40,767
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$515
Bonus
C$550
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The average salary for an Early-Career Legal Administrative Assistant in Canada is C$40,767.
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C$32k
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MEDIAN C$40,767
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Salary
C$32k - C$50k
Bonus
C$150 - C$3k
Profit Sharing
C$0 - C$550
Total Pay
C$31k - C$51k

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Job Description for Legal Administrative Assistant

Legal Administrative Assistant Tasks
  • Provides support to lawyers and paralegals with research, traveling arrangements, and other important tasks.
  • Keeps office supplies in stock.
  • Manages schedules for appointment, meetings, conferences, etc.
  • Drafts documents for staff across a variety of legal disciplines.

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Popular Skills for Legal Administrative Assistant

Skills in Scheduling and Office Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Filing Court Documents, Drafting Correspondence and Document Preparation.

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Administrative Assistant

An entry-level Legal Administrative Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$36,095 based on 71 salaries. A mid-career Legal Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$47,654 based on 159 salaries. An experienced Legal Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$56,435 based on 104 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$60,233.
Employees with Legal Administrative Assistant in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 7.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (6.3% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (2.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Abbotsford, British Columbia (17.3% less), Surrey, British Columbia (16.1% less) and Richmond, British Columbia (6.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 406 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.5%
Mid Career
39.2%
Experienced
25.6%
Late Career
17.7%

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