The average salary for an Attorney / Lawyer is R225,995 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, Complex Litigation Case Management, Legal Compliance, and Corporate.

R82,412 - R607,673
R82K
R230K
R610K
MEDIAN: R225,995
10%
50%
90%

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R102.13 - R1,567
R100
R620
R2K
MEDIAN: R625
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R250KR500KR750K
Salary
R82,412 - R607,673  
   
Bonus
R613 - R57,812  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R180,323  
Commission
R-3.18 - R168,860  
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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R86,435 - R720,675  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 568
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R600R1KR1K
Hourly Rate
R102.13 - R1,567  
   
Overtime
R101.74  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R1MR2MR3M
Bonus
R613 - R57,812  
   
Commission
R-3.18 - R168,860  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R180,323  
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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R86,435 - R720,675  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R236,766

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Key Stats for Attorney / Lawyer

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

▲145%

▲145%

▲52%

National Average
R237,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Commercial
▲251%

Contract Negotiation
▲39%


Legal Compliance
▲15%

Corporate
▲11%

National Average
R237,000




litigation
▼12%


▼34%

conveyancing
▼37%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
22%
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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