Average Mid-Career Legal Counsel with Legal Document Review Skills Salary in San Francisco, California

$166,832
Avg. Salary
$23,934
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Counsel with Legal Document Review skills in San Francisco, California is $166,832.
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$140k
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$167k
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$187k
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MEDIAN $166,832
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$140k - $187k
Bonus
$18k - $25k
Total Pay
$153k - $224k

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Job Description for Legal Counsel

Legal Counsel Tasks
  • Advise business in legal affairs of the company including government regulations, taxes, and legal and human rights.
  • Apply for registration and copyrights for the products, processes, and trademarks of the organization.
  • Manage disputes and litigations.
  • Prepare and review legal documents including contracts, licenses, leases, sales and purchases, and real estate, etc.

Career Paths

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Senior Counsel
Corporate Counsel
General Counsel
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Popular Skills for Legal Counsel

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

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 New York, New York (35.2% less), Denver, Colorado (32.9% less) and Los Angeles, California (21.5% less).

Years of Experience

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Early Career
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