Mid-Career General Counsel Salary (United States)

A Mid-Career General Counsel earns an average salary of $120,010 per year.
Mid-Career General Counsel Total Pay (?
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$77,045 - $189,827
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MEDIAN: $120,009
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$77,045 - $189,827  
   
Bonus
$979 - $49,240  
Profit Sharing
$1,291 - $20,134  
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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$78,545 - $212,727  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 419
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Pay Difference By Location

New York
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Houston
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Dallas
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Los Angeles
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National Average
$128,000
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career General Counsel Salaries

Intellectual Property (IP)
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Contract Negotiation
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National Average
$128,000
Legal Compliance
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Contract Management
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Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 6%
Litigation Case Management
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Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 16%
Legal Research
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
43%
female alumni
 
Male
57%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 10%
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