Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Counsel make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$173,949 / yrTotal Pay
$153,490 / yrBase Pay
$20,459 / yrAdditional Pay

$173,949

 / yr
$98K$387K
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The estimated total pay for a Senior Counsel is $173,949 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $153,490 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $20,459 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Senior Counsel?

Some related job titles are Senior Attorney Salaries with median pay of $142,430, Assistant General Counsel Salaries with median pay of $138,252, Associate Counsel Salaries with median pay of $106,899, Associate General Counsel Salaries with median pay of $155,557.

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Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Senior Counsel

$197,917

 /yr
Range: $154K - $260K

$154K

$260K

$154,103 - $260,000 Range

New York City Law Department
3.7

$110,011

 /yr
Range: $93K - $150K

$93K

$150K

$93,168 - $149,538 Range

Travelers
3.9

Travelers

Senior Counsel

$180,231

 /yr
Range: $120K - $197K

$120K

$197K

$120,030 - $197,262 Range

Gordon & Rees
3.7

Gordon & Rees

Senior Counsel

$145,107

 /yr
Range: $133K - $163K

$133K

$163K

$133,111 - $163,280 Range

Chevron
4.1

Chevron

Senior Counsel

$270,798

 /yr
Range: $210K - $377K

$210K

$377K

$209,549 - $376,822 Range

Uber
4.0

Uber

Senior Counsel

$235,000

 /yr
Range: $215K - $265K

$215K

$265K

$215,491 - $264,606 Range

Tyson & Mendes
3.9

Tyson & Mendes

Senior Counsel

$158,567

 /yr
Range: $126K - $188K

$126K

$188K

$126,307 - $188,383 Range

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Foley & Lardner
3.2

Foley & Lardner

Senior Counsel

$351,615

 /yr
Range: $288K - $365K

$288K

$365K

$288,469 - $365,308 Range

Mastercard
4.3

Mastercard

Senior Counsel

$210,476

 /yr
Range: $152K - $259K

$152K

$259K

$152,418 - $258,784 Range

SEC
4.2

SEC

Senior Counsel

$217,713

 /yr
Range: $199K - $244K

$199K

$244K

$198,795 - $244,112 Range

City of New York Law Dept.
3.4

$102,193

 /yr
Range: $91K - $199K

$91K

$199K

$90,822 - $198,536 Range

Apple
4.2

Apple

Senior Counsel

$258,490

 /yr
Range: $234K - $307K

$234K

$307K

$234,221 - $307,269 Range

FINRA
4.1

FINRA

Senior Counsel

$184,431

 /yr
Range: $150K - $410K

$150K

$410K

$149,970 - $409,807 Range

US Department of Justice
4.1

$184,648

 /yr
Range: $164K - $194K

$164K

$194K

$163,923 - $193,768 Range

Wood Smith Henning & Berman
4.0

$144,868

 /yr
Range: $136K - $164K

$136K

$164K

$136,233 - $164,178 Range

Amgen
4.1

Amgen

Senior Counsel

$256,974

 /yr
Range: $238K - $303K

$238K

$303K

$237,576 - $302,801 Range

Sprint
3.4

Sprint

Senior Counsel

$192,199

 /yr
Range: $160K - $247K

$160K

$247K

$159,699 - $247,332 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Senior Counsel

$325,873

 /yr
Range: $235K - $338K

$235K

$338K

$235,277 - $338,357 Range

MetLife
4.0

MetLife

Senior Counsel

$208,491

 /yr
Range: $180K - $238K

$180K

$238K

$180,000 - $237,518 Range

Citi
3.9

Citi

Senior Counsel

$174,307

 /yr
Range: $142K - $182K

$142K

$182K

$142,288 - $182,080 Range

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$235,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$100,000/yr
Stock Bonus$100,000/yr

8 days ago by a Senior Counsel with 10 to 14 years of experience

$213,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Senior Counsel with 7 to 9 years of experience

$155,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Senior Counsel with more than 15 years of experience

$130,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Senior Lawyer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$115,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Senior Attorney with 1 to 3 years of experience

$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Sr. Counsel with 4 to 6 years of experience

$88,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Senior Attorney with more than 15 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Counsel salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Counsel is $184,422 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Counsel salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 943 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Counsel employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Counsel in United States is $277,205 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Counsel in United States is $122,695 per year.

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