Mid-Career General Counsel Salary

The average salary for a Mid-Career General Counsel is $131,051 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Intellectual Property (IP) and Corporate Governance.

$82,021 - $205,669
$82K
$130K
$210K
MEDIAN: $131,051
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Salary
$82,021 - $205,669  
   
Bonus
$2,035 - $39,548  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $24,747  
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$84,913 - $224,498  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 319

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $139,954

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Key Stats for General Counsel

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
5-9 years
67%
10-19 years
33%
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Skills That Affect General Counsel Salaries

Intellectual Property (IP)
▲17%

Corporate Governance
▲14%

Legal Document Review
▲5%


Legal Compliance
▲1%

National Average
$140,000

Contract Management
▼4%

Human Resources
▼6%

Litigation Case Management
▼9%

Regulatory Compliance
▼10%

Complex Litigation Case Management
▼10%

Legal Research
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 9%