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General Counsel Salary in Chicago, Illinois

A General Counsel in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $154,913 per year.
$76,476 - $245,669
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $154,913
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Salary
$76,476 - $245,669  
   
Bonus
$1,000 - $70,000  
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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$76,486 - $297,926  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 61
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Experience Affects General Counsel in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 40%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

National Average
$169,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 50%

Skills That Affect General Counsel in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 9%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 3%

Contract Management
up arrow 3%

National Average
$169,000

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 5%