Average Mid-Career Legal Counsel with Litigation Case Management Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$119,498
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$16,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Counsel with Litigation Case Management skills in Houston, Texas is $119,498.
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$94k
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$119k
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$152k
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MEDIAN $119,498
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$94k - $152k
Bonus
$1k - $23k
Total Pay
$95k - $175k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Legal Counsel

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

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Counsel

An early career Legal Counsel with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $102,500 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Legal Counsel with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $139,675 based on 11 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 16 survey responses.
Early Career
31.3%
Experienced
68.8%

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