How much does a Chief Legal Counsel make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Chief Legal Counsel in the United States is $132 as of April 24, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $117 and $150. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Search Chief Legal Counsel Jobs in the United States

Chief Legal Counsel

Review the job openings and experience requirements for the Chief Legal Counsel job to confirm that it is the job you are seeking.

See user submitted job responsibilities for Chief Legal Counsel.

Job Openings for Chief Legal Counsel
KMS Technology - Atlanta , GA
Leo Tucker is the CEO of KMS Technology, and this position will report directly to Leo. KMS ... The Senior Legal Counsel will work with the President of each business line, as well as the CEO and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 11 days ago
John Adams Academy - Roseville , CA
The Chief Legal Counsel will provide input and lead investigations, respond to, and represent JAA to determine legal and factual basis for proceedings that include but are not limited to EEOC/CCRD ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
eVisit - Mesa , AZ
The Senior Legal Counsel will report to the CFO and work closely with the leadership team to ensure compliance with legal requirements and mitigate risk. You will be joining a team of passionate and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 11 days ago
SunVest Solar, LLC - Chicago , IL
Chief People & Legal Officer Company: SunVest Solar, LLC® Location: Chicago, IL Type: Full-Time, Onsite Compensation: Competitive Base Salary + Discretionary Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits Are you ...
LinkedIn - 22 days ago
Delta Montrose Electric Association - Montrose , CO
The General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer (GC/CCO) is responsible for advising DMEA and its subsidiaries concerning their legal rights, obligations, duties, and privileges to ensure compliance ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 10 days ago
Questel - Salt Lake City , UT
As an integral part of the Questel Legal Team, this position reports to the Questel Group Chief ... Support outside immigration counsel as requested by the HR team * Support outside tax professionals ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 57 days ago
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?'s CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst

Understand the total hourly compensation opportunity for a Chief Legal Counsel, hourly wage plus other pay elements

Average Hourly Wage

Core compensation


Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

Includes base and short-term incentives

These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Chief Legal Counsel in the United States. The average hourly rate for Chief Legal Counsel ranges from $117 to $150 with the average hourly pay of $132. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $140 to $198 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $165.

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.



Jobs with a similar salary range to Chief Legal Counsel : Inspector General