Average Experienced Legal Counsel Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$130,000
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$19,500
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Counsel in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $130,000.
25%
$76k
MEDIAN
$130k
75%
$152k
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$76k - $152k
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$0 - $20k
Total Pay
$76k - $168k

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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 $100,000 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Legal Counsel with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $132,500 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Legal Counsel in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 35.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (30.4% more) and Houston, Texas (13.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (15.4% less) and Denver, Colorado (4.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 16 survey responses.
Early Career
50.0%
Mid Career
50.0%

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