Advising and representing your clients in civil and criminal lawsuits is a huge responsibility, however it is also paid very well in The Netherlands, the average hourly rate being estimated at $44.
If a fresh graduate just started looking up for a job in the field, the expected salary for entry level attorneys would be $74,500/year.
You are considered a senior level lawyer if you gain more than 8 years of experience, and someone in that position should expect $135,134/year. That being said the average salary you can get in Holland is estimated at $108,408/year.
Typically, most of the lawyers have a Master’s degree or a PhD in Law.