Senior Counsel Salary (United States)

A Senior Counsel earns an average salary of $156,643 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Mergers and Acquisitions, Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) Experience, and Corporate.
Senior Counsel Total Pay (?
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$102,538 - $210,505
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$102,538 - $210,505  
   
Bonus
$3,048 - $50,012  
Profit Sharing
$986 - $49,493  
Total Pay (?
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$107,284 - $255,766  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 501
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Job Description for Senior Counsel
  • Provide support in the creation and approval of product marketing goods.
  • Provide support for bid responses and negotiations.
  • Prepare, negotiate, and review all contracts involving sales, rebates, research and consulting, and more.
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Counsel
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
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Los Angeles
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San Francisco
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Denver
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Dallas
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Seattle
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Philadelphia
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St. Louis
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Houston
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National Average
$177,000
Washington
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Boston
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Atlanta
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Chicago
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Experience Affects Senior Counsel Salaries

National Average
$177,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Senior Counsel Salaries

Mergers and Acquisitions
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Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) Experience
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Corporate
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Insurance
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Intellectual Property (IP)
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National Average
$177,000
Contract Negotiation
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Regulatory Compliance
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Real Estate
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Securities Compliance
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Legal Research
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Negotiation
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Gender
Female
48%
female alumni
 
Male
52%
male alumni
Years of Experience
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
22%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 4%
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