Chief Legal Officer Salary

A Chief Legal Officer earns an average salary of $202,940 per year. A skill in Legal Compliance is associated with high pay for this job.

$116,880 - $400,000
$120K
$200K
$400K
MEDIAN: $201,588
10%
50%
90%

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$0$509K
Salary $116,880 - $400,000
Bonus $10,137 - $177,747
Profit Sharing $37,500
Total Pay (?
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$122,325 - $509,712
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 59

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Job Description for Chief Legal Officer

  • Supervise legal staff operations, business planning and budget development
  • Manage the legal affairs of a company/division
  • Act in a corporate secretary role; taking minutes at board meetings
  • Direct legal staff operations, business planning and budget development
  • Oversee the legal affairs of a company/division

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Key Stats for Chief Legal Officer

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
39%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Chief Legal Officer Salaries

Late-Career
▲51%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$221,000

Entry-Level
▼50%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
39%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 4%
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