LAW SALARY IN GERMANY

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Average gross salary for Law GROSS SALARY
EUR 68,311
Average gorss salary (USD) for Law GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 85,958
Average net salary for Law NET SALARY
EUR 44,970
The most typical salary for Law MOST TYPICAL GROSS
EUR 62,000
  Updated: 06 Sep 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 34%
  Salary entries: 17

Average salary for Law in Germany is EUR 68,311.

Average take home earning is EUR 44,970 (Net).

The most typical salary is EUR 62,000 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
6 % EUR 130,000
29 % EUR 90,666
41 % EUR 76,500
76 % EUR 56,300
88 % EUR 40,845
100 % EUR 34,850
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Lawyer EUR 63,362 US$ 79,046 08
Corporate Counsel Lawyer EUR 88,666 US$ 111,668 03
Paralegal EUR 62,350 US$ 77,917 02
Paralegal Manager EUR 55,000 US$ 66,409 01
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
München EUR 73,180 US$ 96,759 05
Frankfurt am Main EUR 53,925 US$ 63,327 04
Berlin EUR 77,500 US$ 89,778 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   LAW   GERMANY

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 176,698 EUR 130,000
01
US$ 118,722 EUR 90,666
03
US$ 113,148 EUR 100,000
01
US$ 92,369 EUR 76,500
02
US$ 70,959 EUR 56,300
03
US$ 70,727 EUR 62,000
03
US$ 55,369 EUR 40,845
02
US$ 47,369 EUR 34,850
02

  SALARY BY GENDER   LAW   GERMANY

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 100,124 EUR 80,375 08
US$ 66,890 EUR 53,286 08
US$ 125,168 EUR 92,000 01

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   LAW   GERMANY

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 92,890 EUR 72,714 13
US$ 63,429 EUR 54,000 04

Law workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Germany. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses EUR 72,714. While Law workers with Bachelors Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of EUR 54,000. This is 46.45% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   LAW   GERMANY

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 66,409 EUR 55,000 01
US$ 108,669 EUR 90,000 01
US$ 127,606 EUR 102,333 03
US$ 84,951 EUR 62,500 02
US$ 82,587 EUR 68,166 06
US$ 67,213 EUR 49,450 02
US$ 47,165 EUR 34,700 01
US$ 56,370 EUR 41,690 01

Law workers in Germany with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 12-16 Years of experience earn a gross average of EUR 102,333 compared to EUR 34,700 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 12-16 Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 170.55%.


  SALARY BY AGE   LAW   GERMANY

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 87,539 EUR 72,500 02
US$ 137,392 EUR 106,666 03
US$ 70,997 EUR 57,333 03
US$ 66,984 EUR 54,036 08
US$ 125,168 EUR 92,000 01
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  SALARY BY CAREER   LAW   GERMANY

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 111,668 EUR 88,666 03
2. US$ 90,557 EUR 69,563 03
3. US$ 79,046 EUR 63,362 08
4. US$ 77,917 EUR 62,350 02
5. US$ 66,409 EUR 55,000 01

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In Germany economy, Corporate Counsel Lawyer is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of EUR 88,666. Other Law Career and Lawyer follow, earning EUR 69,563 and EUR 63,362, respectively. Paralegal Manager earn a gross annual average of EUR 55,000, while Paralegal earn EUR 62,350. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 68.15%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   LAW   GERMANY

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 88,564 EUR 70,086 15
US$ 66,409 EUR 55,000 02
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  SALARY BY CITY   LAW   GERMANY

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 89,778 EUR 77,500 02
2. US$ 96,759 EUR 73,180 05
3. US$ 63,327 EUR 53,925 04

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    LAW

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Austria US$ 123,591 EUR 100,206 15
2. France US$ 108,555 EUR 88,728 20
3. United States US$ 93,998 US$ 93,998 472
4. United Kingdom US$ 93,282 GBP 62,272 80
5. Germany US$ 85,958 EUR 68,311 17
6. Belgium US$ 75,766 EUR 63,931 16
7. China US$ 57,995 CNY 377,391 31
8. Russia US$ 46,399 RUB 2,020,000 27
9. India US$ 33,869 INR 2,142,075 61

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(8/8)  LAWYER


 Posted: 06 Sep 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Lawyer activities - drafting, reviewing, providing advice."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 66,000
US$ 73,195


(7/8)  LEGAL ASSOCIATE


 Posted: 31 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Finance law drafting contracts negotiating."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 66,541


(6/8)  YURIST


 Posted: 05 Dec 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "I work as a lawyer for a local company. My responsibilities include: business legal support, contract management, analysis and legal assessment, client relations, participation in negotiations, etc."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 55,000
US$ 66,409


(5/8)  CONTRAS AND INSURANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 30 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Legal counsel Settlements Claims Contract law."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 76,000
US$ 91,765


(4/8)  LEGAL MANAGER


 Posted: 05 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Draft and review contracts; Non-disclosure agreements; lead negotiations; data privacy policies; setup of entities across Europe."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 55,000
US$ 66,409


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(3/8)  LEGAL ADMINISTRATION OFFIER


 Posted: 17 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Formalities officer, paralegal."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 90,000
US$ 108,669


(2/8)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 22 Feb 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Tax consultant working on a legal firm."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 60,000
US$ 72,446


(1/8)  HEAD OF COMPLIANCE AND LEGAL


 Posted: 09 Apr 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Compliance management."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 77,000
US$ 92,973


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