How much does a Chief Legal Counsel make? The average Chief Legal Counsel salary is $165,348 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $143,407 and $197,845. 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. 

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Chief Legal Counsel Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Chief Legal Counsel between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of September 25, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Chief Legal Counsel in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $206,685
Washington, DC $184,065
Miami, FL $160,968
Chicago, IL $175,416
Boston, MA $186,297
New York, NY $198,913
Dallas, TX $164,273
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Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
143407
197845
165348

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
159226
229815
188846
What is the average salary for Chief Legal Counsel in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Chief Legal Counsel in the United States. The base salary for Chief Legal Counsel ranges from $143,407 to $197,845 with the average base salary of $165,348. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $159,226 to $229,815 with the average total cash compensation of $188,846.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $165,348 $143,407 - $197,845
Bonus $23,498 $15,819 - $31,970
Total Pay $188,846 $159,226 - $229,815
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
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What's the difference between Deputy Chief Legal Counsel and Chief Legal Counsel?
According to our latest salary estimation on September 25, 2020. The average salary of Chief Legal Counsel is $165,348, and the average salary of Deputy Chief Legal Counsel is $232,390. The average salary of Deputy Chief Legal Counsel is higher than Chief Legal Counsel. ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
I am a Chief Legal Counsel, which location’s salary is higher, Farmington, NM or Fairmont, WV?
Fairmont, WV typically sees higher pay than Farmington, NM for Chief Legal Counsel. a Chief Legal Counsel Salary in Fairmont, WV is $161,875 as of September 25, 2020; a Chief Legal Counsel Salary in Farmington, NM is $153,046 as of September 25, 2020. ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Chief Legal Counsel vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Chief Legal Counsel?
Salary ranges for a Chief Legal Counsel can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
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Last Update: September 25, 2020