A Legal Secretary earns an average salary of R121,674 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Telephony and Filing Court Documents.

R59,448 - R305,095
R59K
R140K
R310K
MEDIAN: R139,936
10%
50%
90%
R16.11 - R178.79
R16
R110
R180
MEDIAN: R112.00
10%
50%
90%
R0R309K
Salary R59,448 - R305,095
Bonus R1,946 - R21,532
Profit Sharing R15,000
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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R60,020 - R309,227
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 468
Hourly Data R0R178
Hourly Rate R16.11 - R178.79
Overtime R98.26
Annual Data R0R309K
Bonus R1,946 - R21,532
Profit Sharing R15,000
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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R60,020 - R309,227
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

Common Career Paths for Legal Secretary


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Popular Skills for Legal Secretary

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 R83,000 based on 185 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 R124,000 based on 115 salaries. An experienced Legal Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R162,000 based on 126 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 R244,000 based on 67 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R143,765

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

Legal Secretary Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Legal Secretary?

Legal Secretary in free state bloemfontein:
"It is a lovely job."
Pros: Dictaphone typing.
Cons: Making telephone calls to difficult clients or debtors.

Legal Secretary in South Africa:
"STRESS LEVEL, PERKS, MANAGMENT."
Pros: COMFORTABLE WHERE I AM, I LOVE BEING A LEGAL SECRETARY.
Cons: STRESSED, PERKS.

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Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%

Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

▲69%

▲13%

National Average
R144,000

▼14%

▼42%

Skills That Affect Legal Secretary Salaries

Telephony
▲28%

National Average
R144,000

Filing Court Documents
▼4%



▼23%

Client Interaction
▼38%

Legal Document Review
▼67%

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 79%