Legal Secretary Salary in Australia

AU$57,200
per year
per hour
AU$26.10
per hour
per year

Legal Secretary - Average Salary

The average salary for a Legal Secretary is AU$57,200 per year (AU$26.10 per hour), which is AU$8,160 (-12%) lower than the national average salary in Australia.
A Legal Secretary can expect an average starting salary of AU$36,800. The highest salaries can exceed AU$87,000.
AU$36,800
Low
AU$57,200
Average
AU$87,000
High
AU$18.90
Low
AU$26.10
Average
AU$38.60
High

Legal Secretary Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$36,800
Average
AU$57,200
Senior
AU$72,600
High
AU$87,000
Low
AU$18.90
Average
AU$26.10
Senior
AU$33.40
High
AU$38.60
Among legal secretaries, Junior Legal Secretaries tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Senior Legal Secretaries enjoy the highest salaries.

Legal Secretary - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Senior Legal SecretaryAU$73K/year
+27% 
Junior Legal SecretaryAU$42K/year
 -27%

Legal Secretary - Pay by Experience Level

A junior Legal Secretary with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$36,800. A mid career Legal Secretary with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$56,300, while a senior Legal Secretary with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$72,600. Legal secretaries with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$78,900 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Legal Secretary

Late Career▲ +38%
Senior▲ +27%
Average SalaryAU$57,200/year
Mid Career▼ -2%
Junior▼ -36%

Gender Breakdown

Female
99%
Male
1%

Legal Secretary - Jobs by Location

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The salary information presented on this page is based on all Legal Secretary jobs published on Jobted in the last 12 months.
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