A Legal Assistant in Surrey, British Columbia earns an average wage of C$14.74 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Litigation Case Management, Legal Document Review, and Accounting.

C$28,383 - C$55,005
C$28K
C$39K
C$55K
MEDIAN: C$38,809
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50%
90%
C$10.82 - C$25.53
C$11
C$16
C$26
MEDIAN: C$16.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$55K
Salary C$28,383 - C$55,005
Bonus C$512
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$24,793 - C$54,525
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16
Hourly Data C$0C$25
Hourly Rate C$10.82 - C$25.53
Annual Data C$0C$54K
Bonus C$512
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$24,793 - C$54,525
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 19 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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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$29,000 based on 18 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$48,000 based on 7 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$49,000 based on 13 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$53,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲42%

Experienced
▲30%

▲29%

National Average
C$38,000

▼22%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries

Litigation Case Management
▲28%

Legal Document Review
▲14%

Accounting
▲11%


Scheduling
▲4%



Microsoft Office
▲2%


Filing
▲1%

Organizing
▲1%

Office Administration
▲1%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

National Average
C$38,000

Typing
▼3%

Administration
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 50%
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