Lawyers and Quebec notaries

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Lawyers and Quebec notaries advise clients on legal matters, represent clients before administration boards and draw up legal documents such as contracts and wills. Lawyers also plead cases, represent clients before tribunals and conduct prosecutions in courts of law. Lawyers are employed in law firms and prosecutor’s offices. Quebec notaries are employed in notary offices. Both lawyers and Quebec notaries are employed by federal, provincial and municipal governments and various business establishments or they may be self-employed. Articling students are included in this unit group.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Administrative Lawyer
  • Advisory Counsel
  • Articling Law Student
  • Assistant Corporate Counsel
  • Assistant Crown Attorney
  • Assistant General Solicitor
  • Assistant Legal Advisor
  • Assistant Regional Counsel
  • Associate Counsel
  • Associate Lawyer
  • Associate Legal Advisor
  • Associate Legal Counsel
  • Attorney
  • Attorney-at-law
  • Attorney's Assistant Chief Agent
  • Barrister
  • Barrister And Solicitor
  • City Attorney
  • City Solicitor
  • Civil Lawyer
  • Claim Attorney
  • Commercial Law Notary
  • Commercial Lawyer
  • Contract Counsel
  • Corporate Counsel
  • Corporate Notary (Quebec)
  • Corporation Lawyer
  • Counsel
  • Counsellor-at-law
  • Counsellor-lawyer
  • County Attorney
  • Criminal Lawyer
  • Crown Attorney
  • Crown Corporation Counsel
  • Crown Counsel
  • Crown Prosecutor
  • Defence Counsel
  • Departmental Solicitor
  • Deputy City Solicitor
  • Family And Estates Lawyer
  • General Counsel
  • General Solicitor
  • Immigration Lawyer
  • Industrial Lawyer
  • In-house Legal Counsel
  • Insurance Lawyer
  • Intellectual-property Lawyer
  • Judicial Assistant - Supreme Court
  • Labour Lawyer
  • Law And Corporate Affairs Adviser
  • Law Partner
  • Lawyer
  • Legal Advisor
  • Legal Advocate
  • Legal Aid Lawyer
  • Legal Counsel
  • Legal Officer
  • Legislative Adviser
  • Legislative Counsel
  • Litigator
  • Municipal Solicitor
  • Notary (Quebec)
  • Patent Counsel
  • Patent Lawyer
  • Patent Solicitor
  • Prosecuting Attorney
  • Prosecutor
  • Quebec Notary
  • Queen's Counsel
  • Real Estate Lawyer
  • Regional Attorney
  • Regional Crown Prosecutor
  • Review Lawyer
  • Solicitor
  • Special Prosecutor
  • Staff Counsel
  • Staff Lawyer
  • Staff Solicitor
  • Student-at-law
  • Tariff Counsel
  • Tax Attorney
  • Tax Lawyer
  • Title Lawyer
  • Trademark Lawyer
  • Articling Law Student
  • Corporate Counsel
  • Crown Attorney
  • Law Partner
  • Lawyer
  • Legal Advisor
  • Legislative Counsel
  • Notary (Quebec)
  • Prosecutor
  • Solicitor
  • Judicial Assistant - Supreme Court

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for lawyers and quebec notaries.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma N/A
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $76,872
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $73,593
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for lawyers and quebec notaries.

Gender Median Income
Male $73,593
Female $77,121
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (25 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for lawyers and quebec notaries.

$4,160.00
Lowest Observed
$137,430.00
Highest Observed
$26,000.00
25th Percentile
$49,724.24
Average
$29,250.00
Median
$67,000.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for lawyers and quebec notaries

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 10
25 to 34 years 55
35 to 44 years 55
45 to 54 years 75
55 to 64 years 80
65 to 74 years 45
75 years and over 15
Total 330
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for lawyers and quebec notaries. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 140
Part Time 225
Total 335
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for lawyers and quebec notaries. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 210
Female 115
Total 330
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for lawyers and quebec notaries. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 135
Self Employed 190
Total 330
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for lawyers and quebec notaries. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 315
Unemployed 0
Total 330
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for lawyers and quebec notaries. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 0
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 325
Total 335
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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