Average Experienced Legal Counsel with Legal Document Review Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$194,380
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$38,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Counsel with Legal Document Review skills in Los Angeles, California is $194,380.
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$139k
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$194k
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$206k
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MEDIAN $194,380
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$139k - $206k
Bonus
$20k - $60k
Total Pay
$160k - $258k

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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 $119,724 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Legal Counsel with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $131,006 based on 9 salaries.

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 Indianapolis, Indiana (44.2% less), Houston, Texas (30.5% less) and New York, New York (15.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 18 survey responses.
Early Career
50.0%
Mid Career
50.0%