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Top Corporate Legal Exec General Counsel Salary

How much does a Top Corporate Legal Exec General Counsel make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Top Corporate Legal Exec General Counsel

$267,985 (USD)/yr

$129 (USD)/hr

$85,594 (USD)/yr

$263,607 (USD)/yr

$127 (USD)/hr

$85,594 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Directs, oversees, and controls legal activities and functions to ensure the organization's legal posture is developed and maintained. Establishes legal services required by the organization and ensures that the organization is protected from any legal action. Provides officers and directors with advice and guidance in identifying the critical problems to which the application of legal principals yields the greatest opportunities for minimizing risks and maximizing profits.
The average top corporate legal exec general counsel salary in United States is $267,985 or an equivalent hourly rate of $129. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $85,594. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$169,029 (USD)

$428,025 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$310,668 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Top Corporate Legal Exec General Counsel will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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