Senior Legal Assistant

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Median Average:
$75,727
Senior Legal Assistant in Australia median base salary $75,727/yr. Information is based on 110 Senior Legal Assistant jobs advertised between June 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Senior Legal Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Senior Legal Assistant is $75,727 in Australia
$75,727 /yr
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Average $75,727
Range $70K - $80K
Last updated June 17 2022
The average pay range for Senior Legal Assistant is between $70K and $80K. Salaries vary from a low of $50K up to $100K per year. The average number of Senior Legal Assistant roles advertised per month is 12 in Australia between June 2021 and March 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Senior Legal Assistant? The most common skills required for a Senior Legal Assistant are:
Administration Drafting Billing Barristers Billing Administration Drafting Administration Billing Database Drafting Administration Amicus Art Conferences Contracts Administration Art Banking Building Database Administration Affidavits Art Banking Billing Building Construction Conveyancing Dictaphone
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These skills are most commonly found in Senior Legal Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated May 31 2022
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Legal Secretaries roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Legal Secretaries roles. See what salaries they paid for Legal Secretaries in Australia. See how they compare to the average Legal Secretaries salary of $75,727.
Maurice Blackburn Lawyers
Melbourne (60%), Brisbane (39%), Sydney (1%), Adelaide (0%)
990

$58K-$67K

(($12,358))

$58K-$67K
(($12,358))
Legal People
Melbourne (100%)
712

$74K-$90K

($6,992)

$74K-$90K
($6,992)
Command Group
Sydney (100%)
668

$66K-$81K

(($1,397))

$66K-$81K
(($1,397))
People2people - Melbourne
Melbourne (100%)
665

$69K-$90K

($3,980)

$69K-$90K
($3,980)
u&u. Recruitment Partners
Sydney (94%), Brisbane (3%), Melbourne (2%)
634

$69K-$85K

($1,706)

$69K-$85K
($1,706)
Last Updated April 22 2022
How many years does it take to become a Senior Legal Assistant?
Most candidates undertake an average of 3 years Legal Services prior to being appointed as a Senior Legal Assistant.
Average Legal Services required to become a Senior Legal Assistant
Last updated June 21 2022
Most candidates have on average 6 years working experience prior to becoming a Senior Legal Assistant.
Average Legal Services required to become a Senior Legal Assistant
Last updated June 21 2022
Where are Legal Secretaries in Australia sourced from?
Legal Secretaries are sourced from
these companies
Gadens Lawyers
Maurice Blackburn Lawyers
Clayton Utz
Hunt & Hunt Lawyers
Clyde & Co
Legal Secretaries are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Macquarie University
Swinburne University of Technology
Victoria University
Griffith University
Last updated June 21 2022
Where are most Senior Legal Assistant roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 36 / 43%
Sydney 16 / 19%
Brisbane 10 / 12%
Perth 10 / 12%
Canberra 5 / 6%
Last updated June 17 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Senior Legal Assistant?
Geelong ($85K)
Gold Coast ($85K)
Townsville ($85K)
Sydney ($83K)
Brisbane ($81K)
Last updated June 17 2022