Updated Jun 29, 2022

How much does a Lawyer make in Melbourne, Australia Area?

Updated Jun 29, 2022

Experience

A$98,500 / yrTotal Pay
A$90,000 / yrBase Pay
A$8,500 / yrAdditional Pay

A$98,500

 / yr
A$70KA$154K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Lawyer is A$98,500 per year in the Melbourne, Australia Area area, with an average salary of A$90,000 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is A$8,500 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Some related job titles are Attorney Salaries with median pay of A$28, General Counsel Salaries with median pay of A$20,834, Associate Attorney Salaries with median pay of $100,000, Associate Lawyer Salaries with median pay of $100,000.

What are total pay estimates for a Lawyer at different companies in Melbourne, Australia Area?

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Australian Securities & Investments Commission
4.2

Australian Securities & Investments Commission

Lawyer

A$106,709

 /yr
Range: A$70K - A$125K

A$70K

A$125K

A$70,000 - A$125,000 Range

Allens Australia
3.8

A$89,258

 /yr
Range: A$65K - A$101K

A$65K

A$101K

A$65,000 - A$101,000 Range

Hall & Wilcox
4.4

A$86,000

 /yr
Range: A$66K - A$150K

A$66K

A$150K

A$66,000 - A$149,562 Range

Corrs Chambers Westgarth
4.0

A$90,000

 /yr
Range: A$85K - A$100K

A$85K

A$100K

A$85,000 - A$100,000 Range

Gilbert + Tobin
4.2

A$130,000

 /yr
Range: A$93K - A$215K

A$93K

A$215K

A$93,000 - A$215,000 Range

Maddocks
3.5

Maddocks

Lawyer

A$90,000

 /yr
Range: A$80K - A$96K

A$80K

A$96K

A$80,000 - A$96,000 Range

Ashurst
3.7

Ashurst

Lawyer

A$100,000

 /yr
Range: A$86K - A$135K

A$86K

A$135K

A$86,000 - A$135,000 Range

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Mills Oakley Lawyers
3.3

A$92,000

 /yr
Range: A$78K - A$125K

A$78K

A$125K

A$78,000 - A$124,811 Range

Herbert Smith Freehills
4.0

A$100,703

 /yr
Range: A$83K - A$305K

A$83K

A$305K

A$82,639 - A$305,000 Range

Victoria Legal Aid
4.2

A$76,221

 /yr
Range: A$70K - A$100K

A$70K

A$100K

A$70,000 - A$100,489 Range

MinterEllison
3.9

A$93,000

 /yr
Range: A$76K - A$150K

A$76K

A$150K

A$76,000 - A$150,000 Range

HWL Ebsworth
2.5

A$75,000

 /yr
Range: A$66K - A$130K

A$66K

A$130K

A$66,472 - A$130,000 Range

Holding Redlich Lawyers And Consultants
3.5

A$73K

A$95K

A$73,119 - A$95,000 Range

Lander & Rogers
4.0

A$102,000

 /yr
Range: A$83K - A$135K

A$83K

A$135K

A$82,500 - A$135,000 Range

Slater + Gordon Australia
3.6

A$101,839

 /yr
Range: A$50K - A$117K

A$50K

A$117K

A$50,000 - A$117,000 Range

Macpherson Kelley
4.3

A$80,000

 /yr
Range: A$65K - A$160K

A$65K

A$160K

A$65,000 - A$160,000 Range

Norton Rose Fulbright
3.8

A$85,262

 /yr
Range: A$84K - A$90K

A$84K

A$90K

A$83,569 - A$90,000 Range

Maurice Blackburn
4.2

A$108,500

 /yr
Range: A$70K - A$123K

A$70K

A$123K

A$70,000 - A$123,000 Range

Sparke Helmore
3.7

A$81,500

 /yr
Range: A$48K - A$91K

A$48K

A$91K

A$48,000 - A$91,000 Range

Russell Kennedy
3.1

A$73,358

 /yr
Range: A$60K - A$87K

A$60K

A$87K

A$60,000 - A$86,825 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Lawyer salaries

The average salary for a Lawyer is A$90,000 per year in Melbourne, Australia Area. Salaries estimates are based on 502 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lawyer employees in Melbourne, Australia Area.

The highest salary for a Lawyer in Melbourne, Australia Area is A$125,000 per year.

The lowest salary for a Lawyer in Melbourne, Australia Area is A$68,000 per year.

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