General Counsel with Intellectual Property (IP) Skills Salary

The average salary for a General Counsel with Intellectual Property (IP) skills is $171,663 per year.

$100,714 - $270,626
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MEDIAN: $173,957
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$0$327K
Salary $100,714 - $270,626
Bonus $993 - $88,796
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $39,149
Commission $3,250
Total Pay (?
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$102,140 - $327,794
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 215

General Counsel Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for General Counsel

Pay by Experience for a General Counsel has a positive trend. An entry-level General Counsel with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $104,000 based on 41 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A General Counsel with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $163,000 based on 38 salaries. An experienced General Counsel which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $209,000 based on 117 salaries. A General Counsel with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $209,000 based on 63 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $188,774

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Key Stats for General Counsel

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
33%

Experience Affects General Counsel Salaries

▲11%

Late-Career
▲11%

National Average
$189,000

Mid-Career
▼13%

Entry-Level
▼45%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 10%