Salary and Pay Rates

How much money does a lawyer earn in South Africa?

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11/09/2007

The amount depends on the attorney's experience and on whether he/she is practising in a large city or a smaller town. In large cities, and particularly medium to large commercial firms, a newly qualified attorney can earn in the range of R13,000.00 to R16,000.00 "take home".