Average Experienced Legal Counsel with Contract Negotiation Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$169,500
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$20,347
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Counsel with Contract Negotiation skills in Los Angeles, California is $169,500.
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$141k
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$170k
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$204k
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$141k - $204k
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$156k - $253k

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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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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 $117,686 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Legal Counsel with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $134,630 based on 13 salaries.
Employees with Legal Counsel in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 0.9% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Springfield, Illinois (48.1% less), Miami, Florida (29.2% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (27.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 31 survey responses.
Early Career
58.1%
Mid Career
41.9%

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