Legal Executive

Āpiha Mahi Ture

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Legal executives help lawyers prepare and file legal documents, research and prepare cases, give legal advice and help with house sales.


Legal executives with up to two years' experience usually earn

$42K-$55K per year

Legal executives with more than two years' experience usually earn

$55K-$80K per year

Source: Hays, 'Hays Salary Guide', 2017.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting work as a legal executive are average due to steady demand for their services.
A female legal executive explains a property sales agreement to a man and a woman in an office.

Legal executives may give advice on legal documents

Last updated 29 August 2017