The average salary for an Attorney / Lawyer is R217,623 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Commercial, Contract Negotiation, Legal Compliance, Complex Litigation Case Management, and Corporate.

R71,482 - R603,008
R71K
R220K
R600K
MEDIAN: R217,623
10%
50%
90%

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R101.37 - R1,578
R100
R740
R2K
MEDIAN: R737
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R240KR480KR720K
Salary
R71,482 - R603,008  
   
Bonus
R505 - R55,752  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R465,398  
Commission
R40.88 - R167,675  
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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R76,602 - R710,366  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 603
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R600R1KR1K
Hourly Rate
R101.37 - R1,578  
   
Overtime
R101.74  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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R0R1MR2MR3M
Bonus
R505 - R55,752  
   
Commission
R40.88 - R167,675  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R465,398  
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).
)
R76,602 - R710,366  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R231,217

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Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
058
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries




National Average
R231,000


Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Commercial
up arrow 260%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 48%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 36%


Corporate
up arrow 14%

National Average
R231,000

conveyancing
up arrow 3%



litigation
up arrow 9%




Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 24%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 75%
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