The average pay for a Legal Counsel is £56,351 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

£34,541 - £88,812
£35K
£56K
£89K
MEDIAN: £56,351
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
£0£34K£68K£102K
Salary
£34,541 - £88,812  
   
Bonus
£511 - £13,906  
Profit Sharing
£0.00  
Commission
£2,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
£34,842 - £99,012  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 120

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Corporate Counsel Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Skills for Legal Counsel

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Counsel

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £59,760

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Legal Counsel

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Legal Counsel Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 19%


National Average
₤60,000


Skills That Affect Legal Counsel Salaries

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 3%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 2%

National Average
₤60,000

Legal Research
up arrow 1%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 2%

Commercial
up arrow 13%

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 16%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 36%
ADVERTISEMENT