Late-Career General Counsel Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Late-Career General Counsel is $177,121 per year. A skill in Intellectual Property (IP) is associated with high pay for this job.
Late-Career General Counsel Total Pay (?
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$102,355 - $256,053
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National Salary Data

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$0$110K$220K$330K
Salary
$102,355 - $256,053  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $76,686  
Profit Sharing
$3,854 - $51,521  
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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$106,935 - $313,511  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 381
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Pay Difference By Location

Washington
up arrow 42%
San Francisco
up arrow 30%
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Chicago
up arrow 21%
Houston
up arrow 9%
Boston
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National Average
$194,000
Philadelphia
up arrow 10%
Salt Lake City
up arrow 16%
Dallas
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Skills That Affect Late-Career General Counsel Salaries

Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 26%
Contract Negotiation
up arrow 4%
Legal Compliance
up arrow 2%
Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 2%
Contract Management
0%
Litigation Case Management
0%
National Average
$194,000
Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 5%
Legal Research
up arrow 16%

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Gender

Female
25%
female alumni
 
Male
75%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 9%
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