Experienced Corporate Counsel Salary

Average pay for a Experienced Corporate Counsel is considerable, rounding six figures at $135K per year. Cash earnings for Experienced Corporate Counsels — including $48K in bonuses and $51K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $97K to $226K depending on individual performance. Most Experienced Corporate Counsels like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and most earn dental coverage. There are more female Experienced Corporate Counsels who answered the questionnaire than male, making up 60 percent. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$94,564 - $186,286
$95K
$140K
$190K
MEDIAN: $135,005
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Salary
$94,564 - $186,286  
   
Bonus
$1,010 - $48,344  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $51,064  
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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$97,066 - $225,984  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 219

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Key Stats for Corporate Counsel

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
10-19 years
89%
20 years or more
11%
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Skills That Affect Corporate Counsel Salaries

Regulatory Compliance
▲11%


National Average
$143,000

Litigation Case Management
▼1%

Intellectual Property (IP)
▼1%

Corporate Governance
▼1%

Legal Compliance
▼3%

Legal Research
▼6%

Contract Management
▼8%

Legal Document Review
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 9%