Late-Career General Counsel Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Late-Career General Counsel is $179,915 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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$106,672 - $260,758
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MEDIAN: $179,914
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$106,672 - $260,758  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $77,178  
Profit Sharing
$3,854 - $77,281  
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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$115,001 - $321,256  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 395
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Pay Difference By Location

Boston
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San Francisco
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Chicago
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Houston
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National Average
$198,000
Philadelphia
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Salt Lake City
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Dallas
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Indianapolis
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Skills That Affect Late-Career General Counsel Salaries

Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 23%
Contract Negotiation
up arrow 3%
Legal Compliance
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Complex Litigation Case Management
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National Average
$198,000
Contract Management
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Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 1%
Litigation Case Management
up arrow 2%
Legal Research
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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: 57% employee benefits None: 9%
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