Average Legal Counsel with Litigation Case Management Skills Salary

$117,415
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$10,157
Bonus
$10,010
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Legal Counsel with Litigation Case Management skills is $117,415.
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MEDIAN $117,415
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Salary
$65k - $183k
Bonus
$2k - $30k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $194k
Total Pay
$69k - $212k

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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 Contract Management, Legal Research, Legal Document Review, Legal Compliance and Contract Negotiation.

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 $89,058 based on 53 salaries. A mid-career Legal Counsel with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $122,252 based on 60 salaries. An experienced Legal Counsel with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $133,964 based on 54 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $158,000.
Employees with Legal Counsel in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 34.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (25.5% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (9.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (25.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (2.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 186 survey responses.
Early Career
28.5%
Mid Career
32.3%
Experienced
29.0%
Late Career
10.2%

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