A Legal Assistant in Mississauga, Ontario earns an average salary of C$53,262 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

C$30,526 - C$61,724
C$31K
C$46K
C$62K
MEDIAN: C$46,399
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50%
90%
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Salary C$30,526 - C$61,724
Bonus C$2,000
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C$30,531 - C$61,855
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

Legal Assistant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Legal Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$36,000 based on 9 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$44,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Legal Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 18 salaries. A Legal Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$57,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

▲23%

Experienced
▲8%

National Average
C$47,000

Mid-Career
▼5%

▼22%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Organizing
▲23%

Scheduling
▲23%


Typing
▲18%

Filing Court Documents
▲9%


Microsoft Word
▲5%

Legal Research
▲2%

National Average
C$47,000

Filing
▼8%

Administration
▼12%

Legal Document Review
▼15%

Office Administration
▼21%

Client Interaction
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 23%