Chief Counsel Salary

A Chief Counsel earns an average salary of $175,321 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$117,301 - $233,997
(Median)
$120K
$180K
$230K
MEDIAN: $175,321
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Salary
$117,301 - $233,997  
   
Bonus
$1,957 - $80,537  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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$115,132 - $302,399  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 53
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Job Description for Chief Counsel

  • Work to reduce legal costs and resolve situations without legal action.
  • Provide representation for the organization during legal meetings and proceedings.
  • Interpret laws, rulings, and policies to inform strategic decision-making and development of internal policies.
  • Manage the legal department.

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Experience Affects Chief Counsel Salaries

Experienced
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National Average
$200,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
42%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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