Salary at King & Wood Mallesons

What are your thoughts on pay and bonuses at your company?

The pay for a first year graduate exceeded my expectations. I think given our experience and that PLT is paid for, we are remunerated well.
Graduate, Sydney
Seems in line with the market.
Graduate, Sydney
Pay seems to be in line with the market, but the market is perhaps a little compressed. Supply/demand dynamic isn't great for pay at the junior level.
Graduate, Melbourne
Standard for graduate legal market.
Graduate, Melbourne
Pay is monthly - some people may find it difficult to budget.
Graduate, Sydney
I haven't had much experience with bonuses as I've only started recently, but the grad starting salary is generous.
Graduate, Brisbane
Very satisfied for my graduate position.
Graduate, Brisbane
I have no complaints about pay at all. I would be happier with less in return for less hours/more interesting work etc.
Graduate, Sydney
I think it is around the industry average for a top tier law firm.
Graduate, Melbourne
The pay is market rate to stay competitive - it's a good starting salary. Difficult to know how/when pay increases will occur. As far as I know, KWM does not provide bonuses - particularly to grads.
Graduate, Perth
Whilst there are no bonuses, the graduate pay is very good.
Graduate, Melbourne
I think the salary is market rate. Bonuses don't tend to apply at grad level so it's hard to comment.
Graduate, Brisbane/Sydney
I am very satisfied with my current salary. I don't know much about how salary changes.
Graduate, Melbourne
Graduate pay is standardised, which is useful while learning is the key goal.
Graduate, Canberra
The firm pays above average but could be higher for the amount of hours. It is also less than overseas opportunities.
Graduate, Sydney
Reasonable pay, market practice.
Graduate, Sydney
No complaints about remuneration at this stage.
Graduate, Sydney
Pay is decent although per hour not fantastic.
Graduate, Sydney
Reasonable pay for junior lawyers.
Graduate, Melbourne

What are your company's best or most unusual perks? For example: free tickets, free dinners, moving expenses, taxis, pension, etc.

KWM has a fantastic internal cafe that does breakfast and lunch (as well as coffee and snacks) all at cost price. The food is fantastic and always of a high quality. If you work after 7:30pm you are entitled to dinner, either prepared by the cafe or you can order in and if you work past 8pm you are entitled to a cab home. We are also entitled to a free gym membership, the office has showers with towel service and free parking after 5pm weekdays and on weekends.
Graduate, Sydney
Taxis after 8pm, dinner if working after 8pm, free gym membership, bathrooms with towels, shower gel, hand cream, hair dryers and hair straighteners, mobile phone and phone plan, surface pro, access to corporate discounts, free parking in the city on the weekend.
Graduate, Sydney
Taxis and dinners if working late, gym membership.
Graduate, Sydney
Free gym, lots of free food/fruit/snacks, subsidised internal cafe.
Graduate, Melbourne
Social events, firm and client lunches, free gym membership, subsidised cafe, free after hours meals and free taxi home if working late.
Graduate, Sydney
Only dinner and taxi when you work late.
Graduate, Melbourne
Free gym Subsidised café Free dinner if you stay after 8pm Lots of drinks.
Graduate, Melbourne
Free gym membership, subsidised internal cafe.
Graduate, Melbourne
Gym membership.
Graduate, Melbourne
Taxis, Phone, Computer, Dinners, Amex card for expenses.
Midlevel, Melbourne
Free parking after hours.
Graduate, Sydney
Free dinners, taxis, social events. Great on-site cafe with great food at discount prices.
Graduate, Sydney
Dinners, lunches, taxi's, uber's, iPhones and Surfaces.
Midlevel, Brisbane
Dinner and taxis when you stay late, gym membership, other wellbeing benefits, and discounts.
Graduate, Brisbane
Social club, taxis, free dinners.
Graduate, Brisbane
Most perks are quite usual for top-tier law firms. We have a very good in-house chef so there is always plenty of super yum food!
Graduate, Perth
A phone on a plan is my favourite thing. Unfortunate that it has to be an iPhone, but I'm still grateful for it overall.
Graduate, Sydney
Inter-office graduate program (you can apply to do your third grad rotation in another office - including international offices), taxis, late night meals, firm events.
Graduate, Brisbane/Sydney
The company has a program that rewards individuals and team members through vouchers etc. Taxis are provided after a certain hour. Dinner is provided after a certain hour. Free gym membership.
Graduate, Melbourne
Occasionally discounts for some stores.
Graduate, Sydney