General Counsel Salary with Intellectual Property (IP) skills (United States)

A General Counsel with Intellectual Property (IP) skills earns an average salary of $153,225 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.
General Counsel with Intellectual Property (IP) skills Salary (?
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$87,979 - $249,170
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National Salary Data

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$87,979 - $249,170  
   
Bonus
$3,863 - $63,339  
Profit Sharing
$7,250 - $55,000  
Total Pay (?
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$88,088 - $283,338  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 136
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Pay by Experience Level for General Counsel with Intellectual Property (IP) skills

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Pay Difference By Location

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Boston
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$176,000
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Experience Affects General Counsel with Intellectual Property (IP) skills Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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National Average
$176,000
Mid-Career
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Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
35%
female alumni
 
Male
65%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 13%