The average salary for a Legal Assistant in Victoria, British Columbia is C$45,913 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Drafting Correspondence, Litigation Case Management, Accounting, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Office.

C$33,521 - C$60,034
C$34K
C$45K
C$60K
MEDIAN: C$45,273
10%
50%
90%
C$15.13 - C$20.35
C$18
MEDIAN: C$18.25
50%
C$0C$60K
Salary C$33,521 - C$60,034
Bonus C$0.00 - C$1,987
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$32,821 - C$59,320
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24
Hourly Data C$0C$20
Hourly Rate C$18.25
Overtime C$20.75
Annual Data C$0C$59K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$1,987
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$32,821 - C$59,320
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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$34,000 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$45,000 based on 25 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$55,000 based on 6 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 14 salaries.

Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

▲28%

Late-Career
▲25%

▲5%

National Average
C$43,000

▼20%

Skills That Affect Legal Assistant Salaries


Litigation Case Management
▲5%

Accounting
▲4%

Microsoft Word
▲2%

Microsoft Office
▲1%

Legal Research
▼0%

National Average
C$43,000

Office Administration
▼1%

Scheduling
▼4%

Microsoft Excel
▼4%

Real Estate
▼6%

Filing
▼8%

Document Preparation
▼9%

Filing Court Documents
▼12%

Organizing
▼15%

Administration
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 45%