$148,304
Avg. Salary
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$15,000

Bonus

$14,000

Profit Sharing

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The average pay for a General Counsel in Denver, Colorado is $148,304 per year.

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Salary $80,974 - $203,052
Bonus $5,182 - $33,935
Profit Sharing $14,000
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$85,072 - $231,844
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 44

Job Description for General Counsel

General counselors work in the business world as the main legal advisers for their respective companies. If a company specializes in a particular type of industry, such as manufacturing, their general counsel will likely be a specialist or have prior experience in the types of law that may be especially applicable to that company. For instance, an insurance company may want to hire a general counsel who is already experienced with insurance fraud law.

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General Counsel Tasks
  • Provide legal advice on legal and regulatory issues and federal and state laws and regulations.
  • Represent client or corporation in negotiations with accounts and regulators.
  • Draft, review and negotiate contracts.
  • Assist with possible mergers, acquisitions and formation of business entities.

About Denver, Colorado

Denver County, Colorado
682,545
Male:
341,137 (50.0%)
Female:
341,408 (50.0%)
Denver (/ˈdɛnvər/), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is located immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile (5,280 ft or 1,610 m) above sea level, making it one of the highest major cities in the United States. The 105th meridian west of Greenwich, the longitudinal reference for the Mountain Time Zone, passes directly through Denver Union Station. Denver is ranked as a Beta- world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. With a 2015 estimated...
Denver:
$58,003
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,094
Denver:
$316,700
Colorado:
$283,800
3.2%

General Counsel Job Listings

Key Stats for General Counsel

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects General Counsel Salaries

Late-Career
▲49%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
$159,000

Entry-Level
▼42%

Skills That Affect General Counsel Salaries

National Average
$159,000

Legal Compliance
▼12%

Complex Litigation Case Management
▼14%

Contract Negotiation
▼15%

Intellectual Property (IP)
▼15%

Contract Management
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 8%