A Solicitor earns an average salary of £35,225 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, and Commercial.

£23,285 - £58,785
(Median)
£23K
£35K
£59K
MEDIAN: £35,225
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90%

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£7.20 - £35.16
(Median)
£7
£20
£35
MEDIAN: £19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£50K£100K£150K
Salary
£23,285 - £58,785  
   
Bonus
£490.35 - £10,010  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £40,000  
Commission
£0.00 - £116,350  
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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£23,337 - £60,258  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,285
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£26£52£78
Hourly Rate
£7.20 - £35.16  
   
Overtime
£11.20 - £77.67  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£60K£120K£180K
Bonus
£490.35 - £10,010  
   
Commission
£0.00 - £116,350  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £40,000  
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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£23,337 - £60,258  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Pay by Experience Level for Solicitor

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £35,571

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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




National Average
₤36,000


Skills That Affect Solicitor Salaries

Legal Document Review
up arrow 45%

up arrow 24%



Real Estate
up arrow 3%

Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 1%

Litigation Case Management
0%

National Average
₤36,000

Legal Research
up arrow 3%


employment
up arrow 10%

up arrow 12%


personal injury
up arrow 20%

Client Interaction
up arrow 22%

litigation
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
medical benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 58%
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