Legal Counsel Salary

How much does a Legal Counsel make in the United States?
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$143,207 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$69 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$9,452 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average legal counsel salary in United States is $143,207 or an equivalent hourly rate of $69. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $9,452. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$98,776 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$178,613 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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