A lawyer is a person who practices law. The role of a lawyer varies greatly across different legal jurisdictions.
A lawyer is one trained and licensed to prepare, manage, and either prosecute or defend a court action as an agent for another and who also gives advice on legal matters that may or may not require court action. Related Topics: notary attorney general assessor barrister legal glossator.
A person working as an Attorney in Botswana typically earns around 23,600 BWP per month. Salaries range from 10,800 BWP (lowest) to 37,400 BWP (highest).
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Attorney salaries vary drastically based on experience, skills, gender, or location. Below you will find a detailed breakdown based on many different criteria.
Average Monthly Salary
( 283,000 BWP yearly)
A person working in Legal in Botswana typically earns around 14,200 BWP per month. Salaries range from 4,370 BWP (lowest average) to 34,900 BWP (highest average, the actual maximum salary is higher).
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries vary drastically between different Legal careers. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Salaries for specific jobs
|Job Title||Average Salary|
|Administrative Law Judge||32,600 BWP|
|Associate Attorney||14,700 BWP|
|Candidate Attorney||13,700 BWP|
|Contracts Manager||13,200 BWP|
|Contracts Negotiator||10,700 BWP|
|Conveyancing Secretary||6,320 BWP|
|Corporate Counsel||16,300 BWP|
|Court Clerk||5,180 BWP|
|Court Judicial Assistant||8,880 BWP|
|Court Liaison Specialist||10,600 BWP|
|Court Reporter||9,240 BWP|
|Court Representative||6,790 BWP|
|Crown Prosecution Service Lawyer||31,800 BWP|
|Immigration Executive||15,900 BWP|
|In House Counsel||17,300 BWP|
|Intellectual Property Specialist||11,800 BWP|
|Judge Advocate||24,600 BWP|
|Law Clerk||5,460 BWP|
|Legal Administrative Assistant||6,240 BWP|
|Legal Advisor||14,000 BWP|
|Legal Assistant||6,520 BWP|
|Legal Associate||10,900 BWP|
|Legal Consultant||13,700 BWP|
|Legal Counsel||16,200 BWP|
|Legal Editor||11,300 BWP|
|Legal Executive||21,100 BWP|
|Legal Executive Secretary||6,320 BWP|
|Legal IP Officer||5,800 BWP|
|Legal Officer||7,020 BWP|
|Legal Services Director||26,000 BWP|
|Legal Services Manager||25,600 BWP|
|Legal Support Worker||4,400 BWP|
|Legislative Liaison||11,300 BWP|
|Litigation Attorney||28,100 BWP|
|Litigation Paralegal||14,800 BWP|
|Magistrate Judge||34,400 BWP|
|Patent Attorney||17,100 BWP|
|Staff Attorney||17,900 BWP|
How much is a lawyer paid in Botswana?
BWP 249,999 per year
The estimated total pay for an Attorney in the Republic of Botswana is BWP 249,999 per year.
How long is a law school in Botswana?
The normal duration for the LLB degree programme shall be ten (10) semesters on a full-time basis.
How many points do I need to study law in Botswana?
1. The normal requirement for admission to the Bachelor of Laws degree programme shall be the Botswana General Certificate of Secondary Education (BGCSE) obtained at one sitting with a minimum of five credits, one of which shall be in the English language, or an equivalent qualification.