City scape


7.6 / 10

(based on 15 ratings in 2015)


"Although the bonus system could be improved, that there is excellent base pay at Baker & McKenzie."
Second year trainee, London
"The salary is on par with the market level, and the NQ salary is very competitive."
Second year trainee, London


"The salary is up there with all the big City firms, but the bonuses are not tremendous, (averaging 3%)."
Second year trainee, Brussels
"Salaries are on par with everyone else and the additional benefits (subsidies, services, etc.) are great, but the bonus was a bit of a letdown."
First year trainee, London
"Pay is competitive - bonus is a nice extra but no one really thinks about it too much on a junior level because it's very small."
Second year trainee, London
"As trainees at Baker & McKenzie we get good pay. The 3K sign on bonus was unexpected but very much appreciated."
First year trainee, London
"Pay is good and about average/on par with firms of this size within the City."
First year trainee, London
"Pay is competitive with my friends around the City. Would prefer a more lucrative bonus scheme."
First year trainee, London
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