How much does a Corporate Legal Counsel make? The average Corporate Legal Counsel salary is $121,395 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $102,802 and $140,785. 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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ACC - Association of Corporate Counsel - Alexandria , VA
The Associate General Counsel is a key member of the Legal Department with primary responsibility for the company's SEC filings, corporate governance, transactional matters and other general ...
JobLeads - 25 days ago
SLM Corporation - Sterling , VA
Works with general counsel, head of Finance legal team, and other members of legal team on other securities matters, including periodic and current reports, and corporate finance transactions ...
JobLeads - 5 days ago
CropLife America and RISE - Arlington , VA
Assist the General Counsel in leading the organization's legal and regulatory advocacy, in ... Ability to write committee minutes, issue papers, legal opinions, regulatory comments, corporate ...
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Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc. - Glen Allen , VA
Oversee the execution and administration of corporate compliance programs and related compliance training * Manage and supervise external legal counsel, junior in-house counsel, and non-attorney Law ...
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Booz Allen Hamilton - McLean , VA
You Have: 8+ years of experience practicing law in a law firm, corporate or government environment. Experience with legal counseling on product and solution development and sales to a mix of ...
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Swisslog Logistics - Newport News , VA
Provides contract and legal support to the business. Support includes, but is not limited to ... Manage external counsel and e-discovery in litigation. * Refine and improve contract templates and ...
ZipRecruiter - 32 days ago

Corporate Legal Counsel Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Corporate Legal Counsel between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of April 26, 2022. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Corporate Legal Counsel in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $151,744
Washington, DC $135,137
Miami, FL $118,180
Chicago, IL $128,787
Boston, MA $136,776
New York, NY $146,039
Dallas, TX $120,606
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Average Base Salary

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102802
140785
121395

Average Total Cash Compensation

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108378
154927
129017
What is the average salary for Corporate Legal Counsel in 2022?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Corporate Legal Counsel in the United States. The base salary for Corporate Legal Counsel ranges from $102,802 to $140,785 with the average base salary of $121,395. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $108,378 to $154,927 with the average total cash compensation of $129,017.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $121,395 $102,802 - $140,785
Bonus $7,622 $5,575 - $14,142
Total Pay $129,017 $108,378 - $154,927
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What's the difference between Associate Legal Counsel and Corporate Legal Counsel?
According to our latest salary estimation on April 26, 2022. The average salary of Corporate Legal Counsel is $121,395, and the average salary of Associate Legal Counsel is $248,200. The average salary of Associate Legal Counsel is higher than Corporate Legal Counsel. ( 2022-04-26 salary.com )
I am a Corporate Legal Counsel, which location’s salary is higher, San Bernardino, CA or Arlington, MA?
Arlington, MA typically sees higher pay than San Bernardino, CA for Corporate Legal Counsel. a Corporate Legal Counsel Salary in Arlington, MA is $136,776 as of April 26, 2022; a Corporate Legal Counsel Salary in San Bernardino, CA is $129,327 as of April 26, 2022. ( 2022-04-26 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Corporate 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. ( 2022-04-26 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Corporate Legal Counsel?
Salary ranges for a Corporate 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 ( 2022-04-26 salary.com )
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Last Update: April 26, 2022