The average salary for a Mid-Career General Counsel is $130,736 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Intellectual Property (IP) and Corporate Governance.

$82,874 - $203,310
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MEDIAN: $130,736
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Salary
$82,874 - $203,310  
   
Bonus
$2,020 - $38,916  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $24,944  
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$85,006 - $222,160  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 341

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Key Stats for General Counsel

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
068
5-9 years
69%
10-19 years
31%
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Skills That Affect General Counsel Salaries

Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 15%

Corporate Governance
up arrow 13%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 9%


National Average
$139,000

Legal Compliance
up arrow 1%

Contract Management
up arrow 6%

Human Resources
up arrow 8%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 9%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 10%

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 11%

Legal Research
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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