Average Experienced Legal Counsel with Contract Management Skills Salary in New York, New York

$166,865
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$17,217
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The average salary for an Experienced Legal Counsel with Contract Management skills in New York, New York is $166,865.
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$133k
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$167k
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$202k
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$133k - $202k
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$10k - $69k
Total Pay
$143k - $271k

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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 Compliance, Legal Document Review and Corporate Governance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Legal Research.

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 $117,574 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Legal Counsel with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $145,881 based on 14 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 31 survey responses.
Early Career
54.8%
Mid Career
45.2%

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