"People think all barristers earn a lot"
by cm

According to simply law jobs, barrister salaries in the UK are:

 

Starting Salary: £10-20,000

Average Salary: £40-90,000

Senior Salary: £100-200,000

 

However the Sunday Times recently reported that one Chambers is offering trainee barristers £60,000 per year.

Queen's Counsels can earn over £1 million.