The average salary for a Legal Secretary is NZ$49,408 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

NZ$38,205 - NZ$62,599
NZ$38K
NZ$49K
NZ$63K
MEDIAN: NZ$49,454
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NZ$17.09 - NZ$30.34
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MEDIAN: NZ$22.44
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NZ$0NZ$62K
Salary NZ$38,205 - NZ$62,599
Bonus NZ$101.37 - NZ$6,356
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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NZ$37,598 - NZ$62,811
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 168
Hourly Data NZ$0NZ$42
Hourly Rate NZ$17.09 - NZ$30.34
Overtime NZ$42.31
Annual Data NZ$0NZ$62K
Bonus NZ$101.37 - NZ$6,356
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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NZ$37,598 - NZ$62,811
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 64

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Secretary

Pay by Experience for a Legal Secretary has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal Secretary with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$41,000 based on 82 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal Secretary with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$51,000 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$52,000 based on 58 salaries. A Legal Secretary with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$54,000 based on 41 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$49,309

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Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

▲10%

▲5%

▲3%

National Average
NZ$49,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Legal Secretary Salaries


National Average
NZ$49,000

Typing
▼2%

Drafting Correspondence
▼18%

Document Preparation
▼19%

Filing Court Documents
▼20%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 84%
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