Last updated: Feb.4, 2013
Average Salaries in Toronto (Private Practice)
|1st year||100-110 k||80-95 k||65-85 k|
|2nd year||100-125 k||90-105 k||75-90 k|
|3rd year||130-150 k||90-110 k||80-100 k|
|4th year||140-155 k||120-150 k||90-110 k|
|5th year||145-170 k||130+ k||100+ k|
|6th year||175-190 k||140+ k||100+ k|
|7th year||210-230 k||150+ k||100+ k|
|Annual Bonus||10-25 %||varies||varies|
Note: This survey is based on the salaries of lawyers in private practice working in the downtown core of each respective city. For purposes of this survey: Small = law firms of less than 50 lawyers not including boutique law firms. Medium = law firms of 50 - 125 lawyers including boutique law firms. Large = firms with more than 125 lawyers.
Average Salaries (In-House)
|1-4 years||90-120 k|
|4-6 years||120-150 k|
|7-10+ years||150-200+ k|
In-House: These salaries are averages only and cannot be categorized as easily due to a variety of factors. These salaries do not include any bonus payments, stock options, pensions or benefits that will increase the all-in package.