Senior Vice President & General Counsel Salary (United States)

A Senior Vice President & General Counsel earns an average salary of $178,447 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Senior Vice President & General Counsel Total Pay (?
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$114,745 - $281,623
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$0$120K$240K$360K
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$114,745 - $281,623  
   
Bonus
$9,787 - $101,683  
Profit Sharing
$10,000 - $90,000  
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$120,700 - $347,845  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 109
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Job Description for Senior Vice President & General Counsel

  • Oversee the legal department and manage all activity relating to legal action and compliance with government regulations.
  • Report compliance and legal issues to management and develop plans for resolving those problems.
  • Advise company management on legal issues and provide feedback on company legal strategies.
  • Develop effective legal strategies and representation to protect the company‚Äôs interests in legal cases and with regulatory agencies.
  • Select and coordinate outside legal counsel as necessary.

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Experience Affects Senior Vice President & General Counsel Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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National Average
$229,000

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Gender

Female
23%
female alumni
 
Male
77%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
36%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 6%
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