The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Counsel is Rs 1,235,358 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Legal Compliance and Contract Negotiation.

Rs 494,993 - Rs 2,454,971
Rs 490K
Rs 1M
Rs 3M
MEDIAN: Rs 1,199,621
Rs 0Rs 2M
Salary Rs 494,993 - Rs 2,454,971
Bonus Rs 17,375 - Rs 500,000
Profit Sharing Rs 262,500
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 503,666 - Rs 2,729,370
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 5 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 101

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 1,284,283

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

Key Stats for Legal Counsel


46 %
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
5-9 years
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Legal Counsel Salaries

Contract Management

National Average
Rs 1,284,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.


46 %
54 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 13%