Average Early-Career Legal Counsel with Legal Document Review Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$119,724
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$9,887
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The average salary for an Early-Career Legal Counsel with Legal Document Review skills in Los Angeles, California is $119,724.
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$69k
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$120k
90%
$167k
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$69k - $167k
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$33k - $179k

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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 that pay less than market rate include Legal Research, Legal Compliance, Contract Management and Contract Negotiation.

Pay by Experience Level for Legal Counsel

A mid-career Legal Counsel with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $131,006 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Legal Counsel with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $194,380 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Legal Counsel in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 16.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (37.2% less), Minneapolis, Minnesota (30.7% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (24.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 15 survey responses.
Mid Career
60.0%
Experienced
40.0%

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