The average salary for a Legal Counsel is £57,705 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

£34,308 - £99,101
£34K
£57K
£99K
MEDIAN: £56,844
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£0£107K
Salary £34,308 - £99,101
Bonus £1,026 - £20,739
Profit Sharing £1,843
Commission £2,500
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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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£35,097 - £107,442
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 143

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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Counsel

Pay by Experience for a Legal Counsel has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal Counsel with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤56,000 based on 67 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal Counsel with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤63,000 based on 58 salaries. An experienced Legal Counsel which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤83,000 based on 30 salaries. A Legal Counsel with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤86,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £60,005

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Key Stats for Legal Counsel

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Legal Counsel Salaries

Late-Career
▲42%

▲38%

▲5%

National Average
₤60,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Legal Counsel Salaries




National Average
₤60,000

Legal Research
▼2%

Commercial
▼19%

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 21%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 36%
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