Average pay for Experienced Senior Counsels is more than reasonable, with annual salaries pushing past the six-figure mark ($156K). Total cash earnings of Experienced Senior Counsels range from $121K on the low end to $223K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $41K and $19K, respectively. Job satisfaction for Experienced Senior Counsels is high. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 53 percent. Almost all enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority.

$114,025 - $203,028
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MEDIAN: $155,509
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National Salary Data (?
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$114,025 - $203,028  
   
Bonus
$3,854 - $40,837  
Profit Sharing
$1,775 - $19,401  
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$120,961 - $222,973  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 275

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $169,847

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Denver is home to an above-average pay rate for Experienced Senior Counsels, 21 percent higher than the national average. Experienced Senior Counsels will also find cushy salaries in St. Louis (+12 percent), San Francisco (+10 percent), Los Angeles (+9 percent), and Washington (+6 percent). The lowest-paying market is Boston, which sits 16 percent below the national average. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Richmond (9 percent less) and Chicago (8 percent less).

Key Stats for Senior Counsel

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
089
10-19 years
90%
20 years or more
10%
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Skills That Affect Senior Counsel Salaries

Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) Experience
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Mergers and Acquisitions
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Corporate
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Intellectual Property (IP)
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Corporate Governance
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National Average
$170,000

Complex Litigation Case Management
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Risk Management / Risk Control
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Litigation Case Management
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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