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Updated Sep. 17, 2021
$104,634 /yr
Average Base Pay

18 salaries

$66K

Low

$105K

Average

$167K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Attorney is $104,634 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Attorney salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 18 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Attorney employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Attorney$104,634 /yr
L3
Senior Attorney$167,099 /yr
L4
Attorney IV$123,279 /yr
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Province of Nova Scotia
3.9

Province of Nova Scotia

Attorney - Monthly

$8,244

 /mo
Range: $4K - $10K
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$4K

$10K

$3,766 - $9,822 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Attorney
About 

$73K -$157K

$73K

$157K

$73,010 - $157,086 Range

PwC
3.9

PwC

Attorney
About 

$123K -$131K

$123K

$131K

$122,716 - $131,203 Range

Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.8

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Attorney - Hourly
About 

$38 -$42

 hourly

$38

$42

$38 - $42 Range

Government of Nunavut
3.5

Government of Nunavut

Attorney
About 

$131K -$142K

$131K

$142K

$130,828 - $141,543 Range

Revenu Quebec
3.9

Revenu Quebec

Attorney
About 

$95K -$102K

$95K

$102K

$95,224 - $102,236 Range

IATA
3.5

IATA

Attorney
About 

$148K -$158K

$148K

$158K

$147,861 - $158,295 Range

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McDonald's
3.5

McDonald's

Attorney
About 

$62K -$67K

$62K

$67K

$61,815 - $67,361 Range

Blake, Cassels & Graydon
4.2

$109K

$117K

$109,170 - $116,998 Range

McMillan LLP
4.1

McMillan LLP

Attorney
About 

$158K -$171K

$158K

$171K

$157,841 - $170,526 Range

US Navy
3.8

US Navy

Attorney
About 

US$99K -US$105K

US$99K

US$105K

US$98,649 - US$105,221 Range

Michael H Niren Professional Corporation
3.6

$80K

$87K

$80,111 - $87,074 Range

BCF
3.2

BCF

Attorney
About 

$115K -$125K

$115K

$125K

$114,858 - $125,253 Range

GSP Companies
2.5

GSP Companies

Attorney
About 

$129K -$141K

$129K

$141K

$129,124 - $141,221 Range

3.5

Burns Fitzpatrick

Attorney
About 

$95K -$102K

$95K

$102K

$94,612 - $102,193 Range

Ministry of the Attorney General
3.5

Ministry of the Attorney General

Assistant Crown Attorney

$175,590

 /yr
Range: $106K - $242K

$106K

$242K

$105,693 - $242,220 Range

3.9

LawFirm.com

Lawyer

$77,739

 /yr
Range: $52K - $102K

$52K

$102K

$52,189 - $102,071 Range

Stikeman Elliot
3.9

Stikeman Elliot

Lawyer

$119,457

 /yr
Range: $100K - $136K

$100K

$136K

$100,000 - $136,495 Range

Legal Aid Ontario
3.7

Legal Aid Ontario

Lawyer

$114,072

 /yr
Range: $74K - $116K

$74K

$116K

$73,872 - $115,835 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Attorney salaries

The national average salary for an Attorney is $104,634 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see an Attorney salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 18 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Attorney employees.

The highest salary for an Attorney in Canada is $166,752 per year.

The lowest salary for an Attorney in Canada is $65,656 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent attorney salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$6,000
monthly
A Lawyer in the Toronto Area area reported making $6,000 per month
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3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Lawyer in the Toronto Area area reported making $100,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Lawyer in the Toronto Area area reported making $100,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A Lawyer in the Montreal Area area reported making $13 per hour
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5-7 years experience
Montreal Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Lawyer in the Toronto Area area reported making $100,000 per year
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8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public