Average Attorney / Lawyer, Law Firm Salary in Canada

Annual Base Salary - $77,064.00/year

The average annual salary of Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) is $77,064.00


The starting salary of Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) is between $41,548.00 and $48,880.00 whereas the maximum salary range is between $136,240.00 and $156,676.00.

Minimum Annual PayMaximum Annual Pay
Average Hourly Pay - $48.15/hour

The average hourly pay of Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) is $48.15.


The starting hourly rate is between $15.00 and $17.28 for Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) whereas the maximum hourly wage is between $220.32 and $253.00.

Minimum Hourly PayMaximum Hourly Pay
Bonus Range: Tooltip
$727.00 - $22,050.00
Commission: Tooltip
$4,320.00 - $113,400.00
Profit Sharing: Tooltip
$1,080.00 - $70,720.00
  • Currency : CAD
  • Annual Salary : $77,064.00
  • Hourly Pay : $48.15
  • Weekly Pay : $1,411.00
  • Fortnightly Salary : $2,823.00
  • Monthly Salary : $6,116.00

Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) Salary Comparison by Gender


This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm). As indicated, the golden colour represents the percentage share for women and the green represents the percentage share for men.

As shown in the chart, female employees are involved significantly more as Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) compared to male. Their involvement is 54% while of male is only 46%.

Salary Distribution Based on Years of Experience

The line graph shows Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) salary in Canada on an annual basis. In this graph specifically, it is indicated that as the years of experience increases, so does their wages.

For Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) working less than a year in a company, you notice that their annual salary starts around $60,732.13.

As the years of experience reaches 1 to 4, there is a significant increase of $11,731.31 which would give a total wage of CAD72,463.44.

Once the experience reaches 5-9 years Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) salary would increase again to a total of $106,969.01, adding $34,505.57 from the last salary increase.

After reaching the 10-19 year experience in their career, another increase in salary will be added to a total of $134,979.42.

And finally, once the Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) gains 20 years of experience or more, their salary would reach $108,900.00.

Prominent Skills Affecting Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) Salary

The bar graph data indicates the importance of specific skills which can have a direct impact on Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm)'s salary. It clearly highlights the skills needed for a post of Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) when hired by an employer.

The most vital skill expected of Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) is Corporate which impacts the most than the rest of the skills indicated with a staggering 53% comparatively. Therefore, one’s salary would greatly depend on their skills in Corporate.

The skill least likely to affect one’s pay would be Mergers and Acquisitions with 2%. It can be said that Mergers and Acquisitions skill will unlikely impact the salary.

Compensation Statistics Based on Experience Levels

This combination of a line and the bar graph shows how the experience affects the salary of Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm). Companies are considering factors like training and education directly affecting the salary offered to you as an employee. The line graph shows the salary increment with the increase in experience whereas the bar graph shows the comparision of how the salary is getting affected based on experience level.

As shown in the trends, lowest earning is $59,339.00 whereas the highest earning is $137,174.00 which clearly shows the salary increases with the level of expertise.

Late Career person will earn the maximum salary of $137,174.00 at 78%. So to summerize, Entry Level earns 23% less than the average salary, Early Career earns 6% less than the average salary, Mid Carrer earns 40% more than the average salary, Late Career earns 78% more than the average salary, Experienced earns 38% more than the average salary.

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