An Experienced General Counsel in New York, New York earns an average salary of $209,344 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Contract Negotiation, Legal Research, Human Resources, Legal Compliance, and Regulatory Compliance.

$137,669 - $291,242
(Median)
$140K
$210K
$290K
MEDIAN: $209,343
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$137,669 - $291,242  
   
Bonus
$3,000 - $89,497  
Profit Sharing
$39,000  
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$147,145 - $352,747  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Skills That Affect General Counsel Salaries

Contract Negotiation
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Human Resources
up arrow 13%

Legal Research
up arrow 13%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 12%

Regulatory Compliance
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Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 10%

National Average
$243,000

Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 14%

Contract Management
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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