The average salary for a Legal Executive /General Counsel in India is Rs 415,429.
MEDIAN Rs 415,429
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Rs 236k - Rs 693k
Rs 23 - Rs 970k
Rs 8k - Rs 20k
Rs 236k - Rs 735k
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Job Description for Legal Executive /General Counsel
The legal executive/general counsel is an attorney who offers advice on legal strategies and logistics for the company. They usually head a legal department, and that department advises and and oversees company compliance with current laws regarding labor and commercial operation. The general counsel holds an executive position within an organization; in most companies, the general counsel is part of the board that oversees company activities. As the chief legal counselor in a business, this at…Read more
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Popular Skills for Legal Executive /General Counsel
Legal Document Review
Litigation Case Management
Skills in Legal Compliance, Legal Document Review, Litigation Case Management, Contract Negotiation and Contract Management are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Legal Executive /General Counsel
An entry-level Legal Executive /General Counsel with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 390,366 based on 20 salaries. An early career Legal Executive /General Counsel with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 387,466 based on 73 salaries. A mid-career Legal Executive /General Counsel with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 500,998 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Legal Executive /General Counsel with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 3,000,000 based on 7 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Legal Executive /General Counsel in their job title in Gurgaon, Haryana earn an average of 54.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (46.3% more) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (19.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (15.0% less), New Delhi, Delhi (14.5% less) and Bangalore, Karnataka (11.8% less).
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