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Vice President Legal Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$318,922 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Vice President Legal is $318,922 a year and $153 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Vice President Legal is between $201,156 and $509,380. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Vice President Legal. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • 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.
Vice President Legal Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: General and Operations Managers

Job family population: 2,212,200

Estimated population of Vice President Legal jobs: 302,120

Rate of error: 0.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Vice President Legal Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Legal- Vice President - Legal Technology Community Engagement and Success
May 14
New York, USA
Experience with and understanding of lawyersand legal culture Superb interpersonal skills Legal- Vice President - Legal Technology Community Engagement and Success
VP, Legal Finance, Associate General Counsel
Apr 27
Stamford, United States
Client Reference Code: 239997 JOB SUMMARY The VP, Legal Finance Associate General Counsel is responsible for providing leadership with respect to legal support and advice to the Company's Corporate ...
VP, Business & Legal Affairs
Apr 11
New York, NY, USA
The Role The Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs position will be based in our New York office. The role serves as a primary lead and day-to-day executive managing the business and legal affairs ...
VP Attorney Legal Transactional Legal Diligence and Documentation
Apr 8
New York, USA
Morgan Stanley USA
LI-SH VP Attorney Legal Transactional Legal Diligence and Documentation
VP, Global Compliance Monitoring Director
May 23
New York, NY, USA
Description Global Compliance Monitoring Director Vice President Key Responsibilities: Global ... Support the development and oversight of standard control systems to prevent violations of legal ...
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