Legal Assistant

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Median Average:
$67,859
Legal Assistant in Melbourne, Australia median base salary $67,859/yr. Information is based on 703 Legal Assistant jobs advertised between October 2019 and August 2020.
How much do Legal Assistant earn in Melbourne, Australia? The average salary of Legal Assistant is $67,859 in Melbourne, Australia
$67,859 /yr
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Average $67,859
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated September 11 2020
The average pay range for Legal Assistant is between $60K and $70K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $90K per year. The average number of Legal Assistant roles advertised per month is 65 in Melbourne, Australia between October 2019 and August 2020.
What are the most common skills required to be a Legal Assistant? The most common skills required for a Legal Assistant are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Legal Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated August 31 2020
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Legal Assistant roles in Melbourne?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Legal Assistant roles. See what salaries they paid for Legal Assistant in Melbourne. See how they compare to the average Legal Assistant salary of $67,859.
Legal People
Melbourne (100%)
187

$65K-$76K

($2,641)

$65K-$76K
($2,641)
Gatehouse Legal Recruitment
Melbourne (100%)
96

$53K-$63K

(($9,859))

$53K-$63K
(($9,859))
Engage Personnel
Melbourne (100%)
78

$61K-$71K

(($1,859))

$61K-$71K
(($1,859))
people2people
Melbourne (100%)
70

$65K-$77K

($3,141)

$65K-$77K
($3,141)
legal eagles
Melbourne (100%)
46

$61K-$71K

(($1,859))

$61K-$71K
(($1,859))
Last Updated July 29 2020
How many years does it take to become a Legal Assistant?
Most candidates undertake an average of 7 years Legal Services prior to being appointed as a Legal Assistant.
Average Legal Services required to become a Legal Assistant
Last updated September 16 2020
Most candidates have on average 6 years working experience prior to becoming a Legal Assistant.
Average Legal Services required to become a Legal Assistant
Last updated September 16 2020
Where are Legal Assistant in Melbourne sourced from?
Legal Assistant are sourced from
these companies
ACT Government
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Beijing Weiping Intellectual Property Law Firm
Cole Sadkin LLC
Dillon Eustace Solicitors
Legal Assistant are sourced in Melbourne are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Deakin University
Macquarie University
TAFE
University of Melbourne
Sheffield International College
Last updated September 14 2020
Where are most Legal Assistant roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 161 / 35%
Sydney 96 / 21%
Brisbane 54 / 12%
Perth 47 / 10%
Canberra 21 / 5%
Last updated September 12 2020
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Legal Assistant?
Newcastle ($73K)
Darwin ($67K)
Sydney ($67K)
Geelong ($64K)
Melbourne ($63K)
Last updated September 12 2020
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