LEGAL DEPARTMENT MANAGER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$89,000
$45,000
Min 10%
$89,000
Median 50%
$178,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Twitter
Highest Paying City
West Des Moines, IA
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does a legal department manager make?
The national average salary for a Legal Department Manager in the United States is $89,949 per year or $43.25 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $178,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $45,000 per year. Most Legal Department Manager jobs are in Finance companies and Media companies. The best states for high paying Legal Department Manager jobs are North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Colorado, and Wyoming. Most Legal Department Managers spend 3.6 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Attorney
$107,183

Average Legal Department Manager Salary By Company

If you are a Legal Department Manager, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Finance companies and Media companies have the most job opportunities for Legal Department Managers. Twitter and Publicis Sapient are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like Viacom or American Express, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Legal Department Managers.

Average Legal Department Manager Salary By Location

Across America, Legal Department Managers make on average $89,949 annually or $43.25 hourly. The city with the highest Legal Department Manager salary is West Des Moines, IA at $134,131 per year. The average starting salary in West Des Moines, IA for Legal Department Managers is $81,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Legal Department Manager salaries are North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Colorado, and Wyoming. Georgia, Arizona, California, South Carolina, and Florida are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
West Des Moines, IA
$134,131
2
San Francisco, CA
$132,854
3
Seattle, WA
$130,146
4
McKinney, TX
$125,342
5
Boston, MA
$125,073

RECENTLY ADDED Legal Department Manager SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Mayo Clinic
Legal Department Manager
06/09/2019
$137,951
The Foundation for The Un Global Compact
Manager, Chapters, Legal & Policy, Prme Secretariat
03/25/2019
$75,000
The Foundation for The Un Global Compact
Manager, Chapters, Legal & Policy, Prme Secretariat
03/25/2019
$75,000
03/22/2019
$110,674
03/22/2019
$110,674
The Foundation for The Un Global Compact
Manager, Chapters, Legal & Policy, Prme Secretariat
03/18/2019
$75,000
Neota Logic, Inc.
Manager, Legal Affairs
03/15/2019
$82,000