Average Legal Counsel with Legal Compliance Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$114,854
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$11,000
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The average salary for a Legal Counsel with Legal Compliance skills in Houston, Texas is $114,854.
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$63k
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$115k
90%
$176k
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$63k - $176k
Bonus
$3k - $32k
Total Pay
$63k - $192k

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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, Legal Document Review, Contract Management, Litigation Case Management and Regulatory Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $100,952 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Legal Counsel with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $122,598 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Legal Counsel with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $147,394 based on 14 salaries.
Employees with Legal Counsel in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 41.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (19.4% more) and New York, New York (17.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (3.8% less) and Denver, Colorado (1.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 34 survey responses.
Early Career
32.4%
Mid Career
26.5%
Experienced
41.2%

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