A General Counsel in Dallas, Texas earns an average salary of $170,455 per year. A skill in Contract Negotiation is associated with high pay for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$78,350 - $267,807
(Median)
$78K
$170K
$270K
MEDIAN: $170,455
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Salary
$78,350 - $267,807  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $100,334  
Profit Sharing
$500  
Total Pay (?
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$83,422 - $334,694  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 36
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Experience Affects General Counsel Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 4%

National Average
$185,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 36%

Skills That Affect General Counsel Salaries

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 31%

Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 9%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 8%

Contract Management
up arrow 5%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 5%

Legal Research
up arrow 4%

National Average
$185,000

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 6%

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 10%

Human Resources
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
56%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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