Average Mid-Career General Counsel with Contract Management Skills Salary in New York, New York

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The average salary for a Mid-Career General Counsel with Contract Management skills in New York, New York is $152,500.
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$82k
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$275k
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MEDIAN $152,500
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$82k - $275k
Total Pay
$82k - $285k

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Job Description for General Counsel

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.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for General Counsel

Skills in Contract Negotiation, Corporate Governance, Regulatory Compliance and Intellectual Property (IP) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Legal Compliance.

Pay by Experience Level for General Counsel

An early career General Counsel with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $145,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced General Counsel with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $232,258 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $258,920.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Dayton, Ohio (46.7% less), Houston, Texas (22.1% less) and Miami, Florida (21.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 40 survey responses.
Early Career
20.0%
Experienced
57.5%
Late Career
22.5%

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