Support Staff Compensation and Charge-Out Rate Surveys

  • October 18, 2017

Benchmark yourself against other BC law firms with these two valuable reports!

Each year, CBABC partners with the BC Legal Management Association (BCLMA) to produce and distribute two surveys that help BC’s law firms understand the competitive landscape for charge-out rates and support staff compensation.

Order the Reports!

The final reports are now available!

Participating firms receive a 65% discount and CBABC members receive an additional 15% off the participant rate. 


Download the Order Form


Charge-Out Rates Survey

The report includes charge-out rates for lawyers (by year of call), support staff, and articling students. Also included: an analysis of the number of hours paralegals are expected to charge to client accounts each year.

Support Staff Compensation Survey

Broken down by firm size and geographic location, this report includes current salaries and bonuses on 70+ administrative positions as well as market information on group insurance, retirement benefits and compensation best practices.

Membership & Order Enquiries:
Bianca Bishop, CBABC
604.646.7863 or 1.888.687.3404 x 314

Survey Enquiries:
Andrea Russell, BCLMA