A General Counsel in Dallas, Texas earns an average salary of $171,038 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.

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MEDIAN: $171,038
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$77,869 - $268,864  
   
Bonus
$309.13 - $100,334  
Profit Sharing
$509  
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$82,994 - $334,552  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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About Dallas, Texas

Dallas County, Texas
1,300,082
Male:
639,019 (49.2%)
Female:
661,063 (50.8%)
Dallas (/ˈdæləs/) is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816. The United States Census Bureau's estimate for the city's population increased to 1,300,092 as of July 1, 2015. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (commonly referred to as DFW), which...
Dallas:
$45,918
Texas:
$55,653
$903
Dallas:
$152,400
Texas:
$152,000
3.5%

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Key Stats for General Counsel

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
051
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
51%
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Experience Affects General Counsel Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
$193,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 39%

Skills That Affect General Counsel Salaries

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 27%

Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 5%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 3%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 2%

Contract Management
up arrow 2%

National Average
$193,000

Human Resources
up arrow 7%

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 8%

Legal Research
up arrow 13%

Complex Litigation Case Management
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
51%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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