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General Counsel Salary in Los Angeles

A General Counsel in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $152,791 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$85,436 - $250,417
(Median)
$85K
$150K
$250K
MEDIAN: $152,791
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Salary
$85,436 - $250,417  
   
Bonus
$1,454 - $51,953  
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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$86,931 - $275,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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Experience Affects General Counsel in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 42%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$171,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 26%

Skills That Affect General Counsel in Los Angeles, California Salaries

National Average
$171,000

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 1%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 37%

Contract Management
up arrow 38%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 40%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 13%