Corporate Lawyer Salary in Australia

AU$126,400
per year
per month
AU$10,530
per month
per year
Bonus
AU$9,870/year
Profit Sharing
AU$7,650/year
Bonus
AU$820/month
Profit Sharing
AU$640/month

Corporate Lawyer - Average Salary

The average salary for a Corporate Lawyer is AU$126,400 per year (AU$10,530 per month), which is AU$61,040 (+93%) higher than the national average salary in Australia.
A Corporate Lawyer can expect an average starting salary of AU$68,250. The highest salaries can exceed AU$250,000.
AU$68,250
Low
AU$126,400
Average
AU$250,000
High
AU$5,690
Low
AU$10,530
Average
AU$20,830
High
Total compensation includes salary, bonus and profit sharing.
AU$0
AU$174,300
AU$348,670
Base SalaryAU$68,250 - 250,000
BonusAU$0 - 32,400
Profit SharingAU$0 - 66,270
Total CompensationAU$68,250 - 348,670
AU$0
AU$14,530
AU$29,050
Base SalaryAU$5,690 - 20,830
BonusAU$0 - 2,700
Profit SharingAU$0 - 5,520
Total CompensationAU$5,690 - 29,050

Corporate Lawyer Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$68,250
Average
AU$126,400
Senior
AU$154,200
High
AU$250,000
Low
AU$5,690
Average
AU$10,530
Senior
AU$12,850
High
AU$20,830
Among corporate lawyers, Junior Corporate Lawyers tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Senior Corporate Lawyers enjoy the highest salaries.

Corporate Lawyer - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Senior Corporate LawyerAU$154K/year
+22% 
Junior Corporate LawyerAU$68K/year
 -46%

Corporate Lawyer - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Corporate Lawyer with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$68,250. A mid career Corporate Lawyer with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$114,300, while a senior Corporate Lawyer with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$154,200. Corporate lawyers with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$178,900 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Corporate Lawyer

Late Career▲ +42%
Senior▲ +22%
Average SalaryAU$126,400/year
Mid Career▼ -10%
Entry Level▼ -46%

Gender Breakdown

Female
41%
Male
59%

Corporate Lawyer - Jobs by Location

Corporate Lawyer - Related Salaries

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