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Counsel Salaries

997 SalariesUpdated May 8, 2021

Average Base Pay
$157,654 / yr
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How much does a Counsel make?

The national average salary for a Counsel is $157,654 in United States. Filter by location to see Counsel salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 997 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Counsel employees.

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Counsel

Wilmerhale

$330,582/yr

Range: $267K - $356K

23 salaries

$330,582/yr
$267K$356K

Counsel

U.S. Senate

$95,569/yr

Range: $64K - $168K

19 salaries

$95,569/yr
$64K$168K

Counsel

O'Melveny & Myers

$333,063/yr

Range: $279K - $349K

18 salaries

$333,063/yr
$279K$349K

Counsel

United States House of Representatives

$89,737/yr

Range: $57K - $176K

18 salaries

$89,737/yr
$57K$176K

Counsel

Wells Fargo

$130,069/yr

Range: $114K - $169K

16 salaries

$130,069/yr
$114K$169K

Counsel

Travelers

$126,557/yr

Range: $110K - $148K

14 salaries

$126,557/yr
$110K$148K

Counsel

Akin Gump

$314,387/yr

Range: $235K - $343K

14 salaries

$314,387/yr
$235K$343K

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Counsel

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

$350,103/yr

Range: $313K - $408K

13 salaries

$350,103/yr
$313K$408K

Counsel

Perkins Coie

$277,000/yr

Range: $192K - $305K

13 salaries

$277,000/yr
$192K$305K

Counsel

Liberty Mutual Insurance

$148,146/yr

Range: $143K - $203K

11 salaries

$148,146/yr
$143K$203K

Counsel

FDIC

$204,653/yr

Range: $181K - $236K

11 salaries

$204,653/yr
$181K$236K

Counsel

Facebook

$162,080/yr

Range: $146K - $223K

11 salaries

$162,080/yr
$146K$223K

Counsel

Sprint

$147,682/yr

Range: $119K - $191K

11 salaries

$147,682/yr
$119K$191K

Counsel

Oracle

$144,236/yr

Range: $133K - $189K

9 salaries

$144,236/yr
$133K$189K

Counsel

ViacomCBS

$136,964/yr

Range: $94K - $172K

9 salaries

$136,964/yr
$94K$172K

Counsel

Allstate

$137,207/yr

Range: $111K - $212K

9 salaries

$137,207/yr
$111K$212K

Counsel

Lowenstein Sandler

$300,000/yr

Range: $190K - $344K

9 salaries

$300,000/yr
$190K$344K

Counsel

General Motors (GM)

$162,536/yr

Range: $149K - $303K

8 salaries

$162,536/yr
$149K$303K

Counsel

Paragon Legal Group

$166,355/yr

Range: $133K - $230K

8 salaries

$166,355/yr
$133K$230K

Counsel

State Farm

$162,656/yr

Range: $115K - $207K

8 salaries

$162,656/yr
$115K$207K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent counsel salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$250,000
per year
A Legal Counsel in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $250,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$200,000
per year
A Managing Counsel in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Additional Pay
$40k cash bonus
$40k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Hartford, CT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$180,000
per year
A Counsel in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $180,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Legal Counsel in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$285,000
per year
A General Counsel in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $285,000 per year
Additional Pay
$175k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$142,000
per year
A General Counsel in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $142,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$200,000
per year
A Division General Counsel in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Additional Pay
$145k cash bonus
$25k stock bonus
$25k profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$155,000
per year
A Counsel in the New Orleans, LA Area area reported making $155,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New Orleans, LA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$238,929
per year
A Counsel in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $238,929 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
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