Alternate Job Titles: Legal Affairs Director, Legal Services Director
How much does a Legal Services Director make? The median annual Legal Services Director salary is $162,679, as of December 28, 2016, with a range usually between $140,243-$186,804, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Legal Services Director in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Legal Services Director in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Legal Services Director in the United States is $162,679, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Legal Services Director in the United States are expected to make less than $162,679.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Legal Services Director that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Legal Services Director are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of January 2017
Oversees the activities of the organization's legal department. Provides legal advice and interpretation to senior management regarding contracts, state/federal regulatory requirements, intellectual property or trademark protection, or other business affairs. Coordinates the work of internal or external legal staff. Must be a graduate of an accredited law school with at least 8 years of experience as an attorney and admitted into the state bar. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View full job description