A Solicitor earns an average salary of £35,331 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Legal Document Review, Corporate, Complex Litigation Case Management, Banking, and Commercial.

£23,418 - £59,596
£23K
£35K
£60K
MEDIAN: £35,331
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50%
90%

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£7.15 - £35.32
£7
£20
£35
MEDIAN: £20.00
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£21K£42K£63K
Salary
£23,418 - £59,596  
   
Bonus
£499.52 - £10,067  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £48,479  
Commission
£0.00 - £29,799  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£23,425 - £61,240  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,225
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£26£52£78
Hourly Rate
£7.15 - £35.32  
   
Overtime
£11.20 - £77.67  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£60K£120K£180K
Bonus
£499.52 - £10,067  
   
Commission
£0.00 - £29,799  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £48,479  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£23,425 - £61,240  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £35,679

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Solicitor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Solicitor?

Solicitor in Bristol:
"exciting interesting work. nevar a dull moment. meaningful "
Pros: meeting clients and helping them through difficult times in their lives and resolving problems they have legally.
Cons: salary

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Key Stats for Solicitor

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
6%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Solicitor Salaries

▲36%

▲21%

▲9%

National Average
₤36,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Solicitor Salaries

Legal Document Review
▲44%

▲30%


Banking
▲15%

▲14%

▲4%

Litigation Case Management
▼0%

National Average
₤36,000

Legal Research
▼2%

▼5%

▼6%

employment
▼10%


personal injury
▼20%

Client Interaction
▼22%

litigation
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
dental benefits
None: 59%
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