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Legal Counsel Chief Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$277,261 (USD)

Average Salary

$133/hr

Average Hourly

$88,557

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Legal Counsel Chief is $277,261 a year and $133 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Legal Counsel Chief is between $174,879 and $442,840. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Legal Counsel Chief. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

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.
Legal Counsel Chief Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: General and Operations Managers

Job family population: 2,212,200

Estimated population of Legal Counsel Chief jobs: 302,120

Rate of error: 0.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$321,422
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Legal Counsel Chief Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Legal and Compliance Counsel
Apr 15
Chicago, IL, USA
Undisclosed
Handle special projects as assigned by CEO or senior counsel; and * Other duties as assigned ... Legal experience within Accounting & Advisory or Financial Services industries preferred; * Strong ...
Chief Officer of Learning and Development
Apr 24
Chicago, United States
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
The Chief Officer of Learning and Development provides leadership and strategic direction for the ... counseling. * Ensure compliance with Continuing Legal Education (CLE) and Mandatory Continuing ...
Senior Attorney and Manager of Enterprise Risk Management
May 10
Chicago, IL, USA
ACGME
Chief Finance and Administrative Officer, Executive Vice President, ACGME Global Initiatives Work ... legal advice and support to ACGME staff members, supervises the work of outside counsel, and leads ...
Director of Engineering
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
Industrial Automation Manufacturing
President/CEO FLSA Status: Exempt Position Summary: The Director of Engineering will serve as an ... legal counsel on protecting the Company's intellectual property and product liability defense.
Vice President of Engineering
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
Industrial Automation Manufacturing
President/CEO FLSA Status: Exempt Position Summary: The Vice President of Engineering will serve as ... legal counsel on protecting the Company's intellectual property and product liability defense.
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