Lawyer Salary

£68,700
per year
per month
£4,030
per month
per year

Lawyer - Average Salary

The average salary for a Lawyer is £68,700 gross per year (£4,030 net per month), which is £39,100 (+132%) higher than the UK's national average salary.
A Lawyer can expect an average starting salary of £25,000. The highest salaries can exceed £200,000.
£25,000
Low
£68,700
Average
£200,000
High
£1,710
Low
£4,030
Average
£9,750
High

Lawyer Salary - Distribution

Trainee
£15,700
Low
£25,000
Average
£68,700
Experienced
£115,700
High
£200,000
Trainee
£1,180
Low
£1,710
Average
£4,030
Experienced
£6,040
High
£9,750
Among lawyers, Graduate or Trainee Lawyers have the lowest salaries, while highly experienced Senior Lawyers in London tend to have the highest salaries.

Lawyer - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Senior Lawyer£95K/year
+38% 
Medical Negligence Solicitor£75K/year
+9% 
Human Rights Lawyer£74K/year
+7% 
Criminal Lawyer£56K/year
 -18%
Junior Lawyer£43K/year
 -38%
Graduate Lawyer£29K/year
 -58%
Trainee Lawyer£25K/year
 -64%

Lawyer - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Lawyer with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of £25,000 gross per year. A mid career Lawyer with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £65,900, while an experienced Lawyer with 10-20 years of experience makes on average £115,700. Lawyers with more than 20 years of experience earn £141,900 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Lawyer

Late Career▲ +107%
Experienced▲ +68%
Average Salary£68,700/year
Mid Career▼ -4%
Entry Level▼ -64%

Gender Breakdown

Female
42%
Male
58%

Lawyer - Related Salaries

The salary information presented on this page is based on all Lawyer jobs published on Jobted in the last 12 months.
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