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

$112,552 - $275,554
(Median)
$110K
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MEDIAN: $141,424
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Salary
$112,552 - $275,554  
   
Bonus
$75,000  
Profit Sharing
$27,500  
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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$112,552 - $369,365  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Experience Affects General Counsel Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 80%

Experienced
up arrow 4%

National Average
$146,000

Skills That Affect General Counsel Salaries

Legal Compliance
up arrow 24%

Contract Negotiation
up arrow 7%

Contract Management
up arrow 2%

National Average
$146,000

Litigation Case Management
up arrow 2%

Intellectual Property (IP)
up arrow 5%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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