A Legal Assistant with Legal Research skills earns an average salary of C$46,334 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$29,862 - C$60,696
C$30K
C$44K
C$61K
MEDIAN: C$43,980
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50%
90%
C$13.35 - C$25.17
C$13
C$18
C$25
MEDIAN: C$17.69
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50%
90%
C$0C$60K
Salary C$29,862 - C$60,696
Bonus C$0.00 - C$2,269
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$29,846 - C$60,075
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 122
Hourly Data C$0C$34
Hourly Rate C$13.35 - C$25.17
Overtime C$27.00
Annual Data C$0C$60K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$2,269
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$29,846 - C$60,075
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 50

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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$36,000 based on 90 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$51,000 based on 37 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 46 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 16 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$40,579

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

▲35%

Late-Career
▲31%

▲26%

National Average
C$41,000

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 32%
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