Legal Counsel Salaries

568 SalariesUpdated May 17, 2021

Average Base Pay
$139,157 / yr
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How much does a Legal Counsel make?

The national average salary for a Legal Counsel is $139,157 in United States. Filter by location to see Legal Counsel salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 568 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Legal Counsel employees.

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Legal Counsel

Oracle

$177,585/yr

Range: $113K - $220K

24 salaries

$177,585/yr
$113K$220K

Legal Counsel

Adobe

$140,742/yr

Range: $107K - $215K

18 salaries

$140,742/yr
$107K$215K

Legal Counsel

Wells Fargo

$129,313/yr

Range: $114K - $185K

17 salaries

$129,313/yr
$114K$185K

Legal Counsel

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE

$168,735/yr

Range: $126K - $229K

15 salaries

$168,735/yr
$126K$229K

Legal Counsel

Hewlett-Packard

$124,069/yr

Range: $114K - $163K

13 salaries

$124,069/yr
$114K$163K

Legal Counsel

NBCUniversal

$132,570/yr

Range: $104K - $177K

13 salaries

$132,570/yr
$104K$177K

Legal Counsel

PayPal

$157,226/yr

Range: $109K - $213K

10 salaries

$157,226/yr
$109K$213K

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Legal Counsel

Apple

$209,252/yr

Range: $182K - $234K

9 salaries

$209,252/yr
$182K$234K

Legal Counsel

Accenture

$172,000/yr

Range: $116K - $207K

9 salaries

$172,000/yr
$116K$207K

Legal Counsel

Weatherford

$148,544/yr

Range: $74K - $166K

7 salaries

$148,544/yr
$74K$166K

Legal Counsel

Shell

$178,434/yr

Range: $53K - $211K

7 salaries

$178,434/yr
$53K$211K

Legal Counsel

eBay

$190,029/yr

Range: $129K - $195K

7 salaries

$190,029/yr
$129K$195K

Legal Counsel

United States Federal Government

$165,732/yr

Range: $154K - $270K

6 salaries

$165,732/yr
$154K$270K

Legal Counsel

OpenText

$149,987/yr

Range: $105K - $176K

5 salaries

$149,987/yr
$105K$176K

Legal Counsel

Rovi

$139,775/yr

Range: $116K - $190K

5 salaries

$139,775/yr
$116K$190K

Legal Counsel

Siemens

$149,211/yr

Range: $86K - $167K

4 salaries

$149,211/yr
$86K$167K

Legal Counsel

Warner Bros.

$137,609/yr

Range: $104K - $215K

4 salaries

$137,609/yr
$104K$215K

Legal Counsel

Google

$205,801/yr

Range: $150K - $234K

4 salaries

$205,801/yr
$150K$234K

Legal Counsel

Lycatel

$172,761/yr

Range: $173K - $173K

4 salaries

$172,761/yr
$173K$173K

Legal Counsel

AbbVie

$130,839/yr

Range: $108K - $207K

4 salaries

$130,839/yr
$108K$207K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$270,000
per year
A General Counsel in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $270,000 per year
Additional Pay
$80k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$124,169
per year
A Counsel in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $124,169 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$121,738
per year
A Corporate Counsel in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $121,738 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$195,000
per year
A Counsel in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $195,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$135,000
per year
A General Counsel in the Campbellsville, KY Area area reported making $135,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Campbellsville, KY Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
An Administrator to General Counsel in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$55,000
per year
An Administrator to General Counsel in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$141,000
per year
A Counsel in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $141,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
$8k profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
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