Last updated: Feb. 4, 2013
Average Salaries in Vancouver (Private Practice)
|1st year||87-95 k||80-87 k||75-80 k|
|2nd year||96-106 k||88-96 k||83-88 k|
|3rd year||106-116 k||96-106 k||90-100 k|
|4th year||116-127 k||104-116 k||98-108 k|
|5th year||126-138 k||112-126 k||106-116 k|
|6th year||136-149 k||120-136 k||114-124 k|
|Annual Bonus||Varies from firm to firm|
Average Salaries in Vancouver (In-House)
|1-2 years||75-85 k|
|3-5 years||90-110 k|
|5-9 years||110-150 k|
|10+ years||155-250+ k|
* All amounts are given in Canadian Dollars.
In-House: These salaries cannot be categorized as easily due to a variety of factors. These salaries do not include any bonus payments or stock options.
Most in-house positions will include benefits and options that on average will increase the “all-in” package by 30% to 50%.
Note: These surveys are based on the salaries of lawyers in private practice working in the downtown core of each respective city.