The average salary for a Legal Administrative Assistant in Toronto, Ontario is C$48,417.
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Job Description for Legal Administrative Assistant
A legal administrative assistant works with lawyers and paralegals, providing them with support on research, correspondence, filing, and other essential duties. An administrative assistant in this field needs a solid working knowledge of various legal principles and terms, and they must feel comfortable drafting documents and correspondence related to complicated legal concepts. Often, a legal administrative assistant conducts some paralegal work involving document research to assist their orga…Read more
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
Filing Court Documents
Skills in Document Preparation, Drafting Correspondence and Filing Court Documents are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration and Scheduling.
Pay by Experience Level for Legal Administrative Assistant
An early career Legal Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$43,646 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Legal Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$48,885 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Legal Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$55,391 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$60,154.
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