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Solicitor Salary

A Solicitor earns an average salary of £33,836 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Corporate, Complex Litigation Case Management, Intellectual Property (IP), and Commercial.

£22,536 - £57,534
(Median)
£23K
£34K
£58K
MEDIAN: £33,836
10%
50%
90%

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£14.54 - £34.17
(Median)
£15
£20
£34
MEDIAN: £20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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£0£50K£100K£150K
Salary
£22,536 - £57,534  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £6,753  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £14,544  
Commission
£0.00 - £117,446  
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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£22,779 - £59,677  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,674
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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£0£25£50£75
Hourly Rate
£14.54 - £34.17  
   
Overtime
£0.00 - £40.85  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
£0£50K£100K£150K
Bonus
£0.00 - £6,753  
   
Commission
£0.00 - £117,446  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £14,544  
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).
)
£22,779 - £59,677  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Pay by Experience Level for Solicitor

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

Solicitor Reviews

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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Experience Affects Solicitor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 43%



National Average
₤34,000


Skills That Affect Solicitor Salaries

up arrow 29%


Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 15%


Real Estate
up arrow 3%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 1%

Legal Research
0%

National Average
₤34,000


up arrow 15%

personal injury
up arrow 15%

employment
up arrow 16%

Residential
up arrow 17%

Client Interaction
up arrow 19%

litigation
up arrow 24%

conveyancing
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 121 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 37% dental benefits Dental: 6%
vision benefits Vision: 12% employee benefits None: 57%