A General Counsel with Regulatory Compliance skills earns an average salary of $150,220 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$85,997 - $241,692
$86K
$150K
$240K
MEDIAN: $150,220
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Salary
$85,997 - $241,692  
   
Bonus
$1,965 - $74,687  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $29,479  
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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$90,943 - $277,766  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 351

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Pay by Experience Level for General Counsel

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $161,451

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Key Stats for General Counsel

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.
036
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
32%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects General Counsel Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$161,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 22%

Entry-Level
up arrow 38%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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