Attorney / Lawyer Salary

The average salary for an Attorney / Lawyer is R185,066 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Corporate, Complex Litigation Case Management, Commercial, conveyancing, and litigation.

R65,504 - R517,170
(Median)
R66K
R190K
R520K
MEDIAN: R185,066
10%
50%
90%

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R46.61 - R1,258
(Median)
R47
R490
R1K
MEDIAN: R491.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary 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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R0R190KR380KR570K
Salary
R65,504 - R517,170  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R50,025  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R100,841  
Commission
R-3.19 - R61,286  
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).
)
R69,720 - R568,797  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 910
National Hourly Rate 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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R0R500R1KR1.5K
Hourly Rate
R46.61 - R1,258  
   
Overtime
R100.55  
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
R0.00 - R50,025  
   
Commission
R-3.19 - R61,286  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R100,841  
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).
)
R69,720 - R568,797  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R190,214

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Experience Affects Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 149%



National Average
R190,000


Skills That Affect Attorney / Lawyer Salaries

Corporate
up arrow 38%


Commercial
up arrow 26%

conveyancing
up arrow 18%

litigation
up arrow 10%

National Average
R190,000

Legal Research
up arrow 2%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 3%

Drafting Correspondence
up arrow 3%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 120 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 23%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
medical benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 77%
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