Average Mid-Career Legal Counsel Salary in Dallas, Texas

$106,488
Avg. Salary
$12,000
Bonus
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Legal Counsel in Dallas, Texas is $106,488.
10%
$66k
10%
$106k
50%
$131k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $106,488
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Salary
$66k - $131k
Bonus
$10k - $21k
Total Pay
$66k - $139k

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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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Legal Counsel. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Legal Counsel
Senior Counsel
Corporate Counsel
General Counsel
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Legal Counsel

Skills that pay less than market rate include Regulatory Compliance, Legal Research, Legal Compliance and Contract Negotiation.
Employees with Legal Counsel in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 56.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (28.6% more) and Los Angeles, California (23.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (8.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 12 survey responses.
Early Career
100.0%

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