Counsel (Attorney) Salary

How much does a Counsel (Attorney) make in the United States?
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$164,840 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$79 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$12,759 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average counsel (attorney) salary in United States is $164,840 or an equivalent hourly rate of $79. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $12,759. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$113,865 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$205,427 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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