How much does a Top Legal Executive make in the United States? The average Top Legal Executive salary in the United States is $328,683 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $267,324 and $402,854. 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.
Top Legal Executive plans and directs all aspects of an organization's legal affairs and ensures all business policies and activities are managed correctly and in compliance with current laws. Reviews changes to law and regulations and advises management about any impact to the business. Being a Top Legal Executive provides guidance and counsel to management on business transactions and initiatives. Leads the defense of the organization in lawsuits and the prosecution of lawsuits on behalf of the organization against others. Additionally, Top Legal Executive ensures that all company communications, contracts, documents, filings and press releases undergo a legal review. May engage and coordinate with outside counsel for certain matters. Requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school. Requires admittance to a state bar. Typically reports to CEO. Responsible for the development of functional or business unit strategy for the entire organization. Defines corporate vision and strategy establishes company direction and focus. Executes multiple high impact initiatives to achieve overall corporate goals. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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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 Top Legal Executive in the United States. The base salary for Top Legal Executive ranges from $267,324 to $402,854 with the average base salary of $328,683. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $318,732 to $571,677 with the average total cash compensation of $418,693.