According to the Criminal Bar Association and Bar Council, the average barrister earns around £36,000 or £27,000 respectively, once tax and expenses are accounted for.
Prospects.co.uk, the UK's official graduate careers website, say that typical salaries for barristers in the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) range between £30,000-£90,000 per year.
According to Chambers Student, a careers guide for the legal profession, says a barrister would be expected to earn between £40,000 - £70,000 per year after five years' practice.
However, those figures do not include deductions to cover V.A.T., chambers fees, pension provision, travelling and other expenses, a spokesperson for Chambers told ITV News.
More top news
Mild air but windy & wild
House of Cards actor Kevin Spacey is understood to be being investigated by British police over a second alleged sexual assault.
The biggish politics from the Budget is that there will be a £6bn stimulus in the year before Brexit and £10bn in the year after Brexit.