LAW SALARY IN NETHERLANDS

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Average gross salary for Law GROSS SALARY
EUR 53,958
Average gorss salary (USD) for Law GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 66,458
Average net salary for Law NET SALARY
EUR 36,212
The most typical salary for Law MOST TYPICAL GROSS
EUR 33,000
  Updated: 10 Feb 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 32%
  Salary entries: 22

Law Earnings in Netherlands

Average salary for Law in Netherlands is EUR 53,958.

Average take home earning is EUR 36,212 (Net).

The most typical salary is EUR 33,000 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (22 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
9 % EUR 100,000
23 % EUR 74,000
41 % EUR 62,680
50 % EUR 53,750
86 % EUR 33,000
100 % EUR 25,253
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Corporate Counsel Lawyer EUR 66,974 US$ 80,254 07
Lawyer EUR 62,600 US$ 79,933 05
Legal Secretary EUR 45,000 US$ 59,015 02
Paralegal EUR 33,500 US$ 38,986 02
Public Interest Lawyer EUR 29,760 US$ 35,933 01
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Amsterdam EUR 50,185 US$ 61,080 12
The Hague EUR 40,440 US$ 51,481 04
Rotterdam EUR 114,800 US$ 146,203 02
Utrecht EUR 57,000 US$ 64,494 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   LAW   NETHERLANDS

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
125K US$ 156,484 EUR 129,600
01
105K US$ 135,921 EUR 100,000
01
75K US$ 84,114 EUR 74,000
03
65K US$ 77,764 EUR 62,680
04
55K US$ 73,058 EUR 53,750
02
45K US$ 56,395 EUR 45,500
03
35K US$ 41,122 EUR 33,000
05
25K US$ 28,453 EUR 25,253
03

  SALARY BY GENDER   LAW   NETHERLANDS

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 58,752 EUR 45,888 07
Women US$ 70,054 EUR 57,724 15

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   LAW   NETHERLANDS

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 67,961 EUR 50,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 70,168 EUR 57,442 16
Bachelors Degree US$ 54,284 EUR 43,600 05

Law workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Netherlands. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses EUR 57,442. While Law workers with Bachelors Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of EUR 43,600. This is 29.26% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   LAW   NETHERLANDS

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 78,687 EUR 60,000 01
16-20 Years US$ 146,203 EUR 114,800 02
12-16 Years US$ 67,961 EUR 50,000 01
8-12 Years US$ 89,387 EUR 79,000 01
4-8 Years US$ 63,896 EUR 52,928 07
2-4 Years US$ 50,467 EUR 42,163 06
1-2 Years US$ 23,638 EUR 22,000 01
0-1 Year US$ 53,308 EUR 41,000 03

Law workers in Netherlands with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 16-20 Years of experience earn a gross average of EUR 114,800 compared to EUR 22,000 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 518.51%.


  SALARY BY AGE   LAW   NETHERLANDS

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
45-50 US$ 78,687 EUR 60,000 01
39-44 US$ 120,122 EUR 93,200 03
33-38 US$ 66,385 EUR 59,000 02
27-32 US$ 58,890 EUR 48,706 12
22-26 US$ 34,145 EUR 28,333 03
16-21 US$ 81,127 EUR 60,000 01
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  SALARY BY CAREER   LAW   NETHERLANDS

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Corporate Counsel Lawyer US$ 80,254 EUR 66,974 07
2. Lawyer US$ 79,933 EUR 62,600 05
3. Legal Secretary US$ 59,015 EUR 45,000 02
4. Other Law Career US$ 53,737 EUR 43,700 05
5. Paralegal US$ 38,986 EUR 33,500 02
6. Public Interest Lawyer US$ 35,933 EUR 29,760 01

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In Netherlands economy, Corporate Counsel Lawyer is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of EUR 66,974. Lawyer and Legal Secretary follow, earning EUR 62,600 and EUR 45,000, respectively. Public Interest Lawyer earn a gross annual average of EUR 29,760, while Paralegal earn EUR 33,500. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 123.34%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   LAW   NETHERLANDS

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 74,080 EUR 60,077 17
Contract US$ 31,005 EUR 27,000 02
Self Employed US$ 58,530 EUR 44,880 02
Part Time US$ 23,638 EUR 22,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   LAW   NETHERLANDS

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Rotterdam Law in Rotterdam US$ 146,203 EUR 114,800 02
2. Utrecht Law in Utrecht US$ 64,494 EUR 57,000 02
3. Amsterdam Law in Amsterdam US$ 61,080 EUR 50,185 12
4. The Hague Law in The Hague US$ 51,481 EUR 40,440 04

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    LAW

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland Switzerland Law in Switzerland US$ 131,422 CHF 126,060 33
2. France France Law in France US$ 102,595 EUR 82,871 19
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom Law in United Kingdom US$ 94,287 GBP 62,755 77
4. United States United States Law US$ 93,863 US$ 93,863 469
5. Canada Canada Law in Canada US$ 91,504 CA$ 99,303 91
6. Germany Germany Law in Germany US$ 85,958 EUR 68,311 17
7. Australia Australia Law in Australia US$ 85,244 AU$ 99,620 50
8. Finland Finland Law in Finland US$ 81,089 EUR 66,153 13
9. Norway Norway Law in Norway US$ 72,541 NOK 561,342 08
10. Mexico Mexico Law in Mexico US$ 68,679 MXN 1,125,492 08

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(11/11)  COMPLIANCE OFFICER


 Posted: 10 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Compliance, ethics, regulation."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 67,000
US$ 74,304


(10/11)  LEGAL ADVISOR


 Posted: 12 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Legal and analytical work."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 29,760
US$ 35,933


(9/11)  SENIOR LEGAL COUNSEL DREDGING


 Posted: 31 Mar 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "New York qualified international senior contracts attorney with Master’s degrees in Common Law Legal System as well as Liability and Torts. Highly experienced in procurement of all kind of contracts and services, complex commercial transactions, claims, disputes, and international arbitration for major infrastructure projects above US$3B. Qualified in two legal systems - Civil law (Panama - 2000) and Common law (New York - 2019). Core Knowledge & Skills International Commercial Transactions | Procurement | Contract Drafting | Contract Negotiation | International Contract Management | Management of Projects | Design & Construction Contracts | EPC Contracts | Complex Legal Engineering Issues | Claims & Disputes | Contentious & Non-Contentious Matters |UAE Litigation| Construction Dispute Resolution & Adjudication | Mediation & Litigation (DAB, DRB) | International Arbitration under ICC | Common Law and Civil Legal System Major Construction Project Experience UAE Major developments in Dubai (AED1B+) Doha Metro (Qatar Integrated Railway Project) (US $8.2B) Third Set of Locks Expansion Project of the Panama Canal (US $5.2B) Third Bridge over the Panama Canal (US$400M) Excavation Contracts No. 1, No. 2, and No. 3 of the Expansion of the Panama Canal (US$98M) Dredging Contracts for the Expansion of the Panama Canal (US$300M) Lookout Facilities in the Atlantic Site for the New Locks of the Panama Canal (US$8M)."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 129,600
US$ 156,484


(8/11)  LEGAL COUNSEL


 Posted: 23 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Negotiating commercial contracts, privacy related matters, general compliance."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 70,000
US$ 84,521


(7/11)  LEGAL COUNSEL


 Posted: 15 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Corporate Governance, litigation, commercial contracting."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 49,500
US$ 59,768


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(6/11)  LEGAL ASSISTANE


 Posted: 10 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Assisting lawyers."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 30,000
US$ 36,223


(5/11)  JUNIOR LEGAL COUNSEL


 Posted: 28 Nov 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Reviewing agreement, advising legal issues, leading the legal compliance."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 31,000
US$ 37,431


(4/11)  PARALEGAL


 Posted: 11 Nov 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Contract drafting and negotating."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 45,000
US$ 54,335


(3/11)  LEGAL COUNSEL


 Posted: 03 Apr 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Contract negotiations; drafting reviewing agreements; compliance work (privacy; media laws); contract management."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 63,720
US$ 76,938


(2/11)  LEGAL COUNSEL


 Posted: 29 Dec 2017

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Contract drafting and negotiation."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 73,000
US$ 78,435


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(1/11)  COMPLIANCE AND CONTROL FOOD


 Posted: 07 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "I am only being temporary contract to finish my master study In 2 weeks and I could not continue unless I fill in a higher salary but I now receive 500 a month, fulltime."
Individual GROSS salary:
EUR 24,000
US$ 25,787


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