The average salary for a Legal Manager is Rs 849,753 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Contract Negotiation and Legal Research. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

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Rs 383,766 - Rs 1,894,323
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 492

Job Description for Legal Manager

The legal manager for a business is responsible for overseeing all of their organization's legal functions. First and foremost, this individual is a legal professional who is capable of providing accurate, relevant advice to the business, the business' clients, and the business' senior attorneys. The legal manager must have a mastery of business law to appropriately advise executives as to how the fiduciary duties of the executives can be discharged. For example, using their high level of understanding of relevant laws, the legal manager helps determine if a proposed course of action would run afoul of the laws related to economic competitiveness and monopolies. Additionally, the legal manager must have an excellent understanding of securities laws to ensure that any stock offerings comply with appropriate securities regulations and that all mergers and acquisitions are handled in an appropriate, legal manner. Aside from having an excellent understanding of the various business-related laws, the legal manager must also have a deep knowledge of employment laws to aid in the human resource functions of the business. Finally, aside from offering advice, the legal manager also generally serves as the chief contract negotiator for the business.

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Legal Manager Tasks

  • Provide legal advice on legal rights and obligations of corporations.
  • Research legislative issues or statues.
  • Review and edit regulatory documents.
  • Draft and review contracts such as leases, licenses, mergers, acquisitions, and more.

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Popular Skills for Legal Manager

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Manager

Pay by Experience for a Legal Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Legal Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 708,000 based on 81 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Legal Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 911,000 based on 134 salaries. An experienced Legal Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,229,000 based on 69 salaries. A Legal Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,600,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

54%

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12%

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-15%

-22%

-33%

National Average: Rs 838,144

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

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Key Stats for Legal Manager

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Legal Manager Salaries

▲91%

▲47%

▲9%

National Average
Rs 838,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Legal Manager Salaries






National Average
Rs 838,000


Intellectual Property (IP)
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 22%