Experienced Senior Counsel Salary

Average pay for a Experienced Senior Counsel is considerable, rounding six figures at $156K per year. With some bonuses approaching $45K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $24K, overall incomes of Experienced Senior Counsels spread between $119K and $225K depending on individual performance. Most Experienced Senior Counsels like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and most earn dental coverage. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 56 percent.

$112,053 - $200,187
$110K
$160K
$200K
MEDIAN: $155,502
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$112,053 - $200,187  
   
Bonus
$3,945 - $44,890  
Profit Sharing
$2,553 - $24,468  
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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$119,305 - $225,432  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 265

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $170,194

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Home to some of the best pay for Experienced Senior Counsels, Denver offers exceptional salaries, 20 percent above the national average. Experienced Senior Counsels will also find cushy salaries in St. Louis (+12 percent), San Francisco (+11 percent), Los Angeles (+9 percent), and Washington (+8 percent). Boston ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 16 percent below the national average. Chicago and Richmond are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 10 percent lower and 9 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Senior Counsel

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
10-19 years
88%
20 years or more
12%
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Skills That Affect Senior Counsel Salaries

Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) Experience
▲37%

Mergers and Acquisitions
▲27%

Corporate
▲23%


Contract Negotiation
▼0%

Complex Litigation Case Management
▼0%

National Average
$170,000

Risk Management / Risk Control
▼1%

Intellectual Property (IP)
▼2%


Corporate Governance
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 6%
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