Experienced Legal Counsel Salary
Salaries for Experienced Legal Counsels are generous, with average pay above six figures ($127K) per year. Cash earnings for Experienced Legal Counsels — including $60K in bonuses and $131K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $85K to $239K depending on individual performance. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 53 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Most Experienced Legal Counsels like their work and job satisfaction is high. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
|Salary||$84,835 - $206,874|
|Bonus||$1,546 - $60,200|
|Profit Sharing||$0.00 - $130,893|
|Total Pay (||$85,072 - $239,035|
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Pay Difference by Location
Experienced Legal Counsels will find that Los Angeles offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 31 percent. Experienced Legal Counsels will also find cushy salaries in New York (+26 percent) and Houston (+21 percent).
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