General Counsel in Seattle Salary

The average pay for a General Counsel in Seattle, Washington is $141,424 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Human Resources and Legal Compliance. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$112,552 - $257,800
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MEDIAN: $141,424
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$112,552 - $357,450  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Key Stats for General Counsel

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
31%
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Experience Affects General Counsel Salaries

Experienced
▲44%

Late-Career
▲36%

National Average
$146,000

Skills That Affect General Counsel Salaries

Human Resources
▲44%

Legal Compliance
▲24%

Intellectual Property (IP)
▲3%

Contract Management
▲2%

Contract Negotiation
▲1%

National Average
$146,000

Litigation Case Management
▼5%

Regulatory Compliance
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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