The average salary for a Legal Counsel is AU$118,383 per year. A skill in Contract Negotiation is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

AU$63,754 - AU$180,958
AU$64K
AU$120K
AU$180K
MEDIAN: AU$118,383
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$70KAU$140KAU$210K
Salary
AU$63,754 - AU$180,958  
   
Bonus
AU$976 - AU$30,000  
Profit Sharing
AU$10,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$65,414 - AU$188,678  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 92
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National Average: AU$120,692

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Key Stats for Legal Counsel

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
2%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Legal Counsel Salaries

▲33%

▲10%

National Average
AU$121,000

▼27%

Skills That Affect Legal Counsel Salaries


National Average
AU$121,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 89%
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