How much does an Associate General Counsel make in the United States? The average Associate General Counsel salary in the United States is $253,337 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $222,140 and $289,940. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Associate General Counsel assists in protecting an organization's legal interest and maintaining its operations within the scope established by law. Provides hands-on counsel to all levels of executive staff and manages the operations of legal department. Being an Associate General Counsel identifies and analyzes legal issues, drafts key documents, presents clear recommendations to top management, and assures legal compliance. May manage attorneys in several legal specializations including tax, litigation, acquisitions, IP, etc. Requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school. Additionally, Associate General Counsel requires admittance to a state bar. Typically reports to the Top Legal Executive or General Counsel. The Associate General Counsel manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. To be an Associate General Counsel typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
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February 14, 2020
Associate General Counsel in Kennewick, WA
Juris Doctor degree required. Practicing attorney with active Virginia State Bar license and at least 15 years of relevant experience at a law firm or as in-house counsel required. A current Virginia corporate counsel license is acceptable to meet the Virginia State Bar license requirement.
February 08, 2020
Associate General Counsel in Lawrence, MA
The Associate General Counsel – Privacy will be the primary privacy counsel for Nielsen’s Connect business, and will work as part of a team of global privacy and data protection professionals to ensure privacy and data protection compliance while enabling business innovation.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Associate General Counsel in the United States. The base salary for Associate General Counsel ranges from $222,140 to $289,940 with the average base salary of $253,337. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $260,729 to $381,104 with the average total cash compensation of $313,063.