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General Counsel Salary

A General Counsel earns an average salary of C$138,340 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

C$98,986 - C$205,619
(Median)
C$99K
C$140K
C$210K
MEDIAN: C$138,339
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C$0C$80KC$160KC$240K
Salary
C$98,986 - C$205,619  
   
Bonus
C$3,973 - C$51,064  
Profit Sharing
C$5,250 - C$17,500  
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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C$100,380 - C$236,225  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 78
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Experience Affects General Counsel Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%

Experienced
up arrow 4%

National Average
C$151,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 96% dental benefits Dental: 90%
vision benefits Vision: 83% employee benefits None: 3%
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