Legal Counsel with Corporate Governance Skills Salary

The average salary for a Legal Counsel with Corporate Governance skills is $117,989 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$74,515 - $180,306
$75K
$120K
$180K
MEDIAN: $117,989
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$74,515 - $180,306  
   
Bonus
$2,534 - $48,722  
Profit Sharing
$20,000  
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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$77,882 - $201,298  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62
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Pay by Experience Level for Legal Counsel

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Legal Counsel

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Legal Counsel Salaries

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲7%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
$127,000

Entry-Level
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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