A General Counsel & Corporate Secretary earns an average salary of $115,348 per year.

$80,537 - $244,679
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MEDIAN: $115,348
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$80,537 - $244,679  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $68,036  
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$85,570 - $246,675  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Job Description for General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

  • Oversee the legal affairs of a company/division.
  • Act in a corporate secretary role; taking minutes at board meetings.
  • Manage outside counsel.
  • Advise company's management on legal issues.
  • Direct legal staff operations, business planning and budget development.

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Key Stats for General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
035
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
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