An Experienced Legal Counsel earns an average salary of Rs 2,917,408 per year.

Rs 937,563 - Rs 5,462,360
Rs 940K
Rs 2M
Rs 6M
MEDIAN: Rs 2,435,049
Rs 0Rs 5M
Salary Rs 937,563 - Rs 5,462,360
Bonus Rs 49,665 - Rs 612,772
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 1,370,200
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).
Rs 969,782 - Rs 5,602,528
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 111

Job Description for Legal Counsel

Legal counsels, also called general counsels, are the chief lawyers of large corporations or government agencies. They advise departments on legal ramifications, ensure that the business is working in accordance with the law, and may represent the company or government agency in the case that a law suit is filed.


Legal Counsel Tasks

  • Advise business in legal affairs of the company including government regulations, taxes, and legal and human rights.
  • Apply for registration and copyrights for the products, processes, and trademarks of the organization.
  • Manage disputes and litigations.
  • Prepare and review legal documents including contracts, licenses, leases, sales and purchases, and real estate, etc.

Legal Counsel Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 2,559,956

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Legal Counsel


31 %
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Legal Counsel Salaries

National Average
Rs 2,560,000

Contract Management

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.


31 %
69 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 19%