Legal Counsel Salary

The average pay for a Legal Counsel is £58,074 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.

£34,105 - £88,090
(Median)
£34K
£58K
£88K
MEDIAN: £58,074
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
£34,105 - £88,090  
   
Bonus
£309.13 - £21,331  
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).
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£34,194 - £101,504  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 161
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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: £61,512

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Experience Affects Legal Counsel Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 16%


National Average
₤62,000


Skills That Affect Legal Counsel Salaries

National Average
₤62,000

Legal Document Review
up arrow 2%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 3%

Legal Research
up arrow 4%


Commercial
up arrow 29%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
medical benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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