General Counsel in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salary

A General Counsel in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $162,607 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$90,699 - $212,872
$91K
$160K
$210K
MEDIAN: $162,607
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$90,699 - $212,872  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $58,604  
Profit Sharing
$1,750  
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$90,742 - $263,369  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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Key Stats for General Counsel

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
35%
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Experience Affects General Counsel Salaries

Experienced
▲22%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
$167,000

Skills That Affect General Counsel Salaries

Intellectual Property (IP)
▲8%

Legal Compliance
▲2%

Contract Negotiation
▲1%

National Average
$167,000

Contract Management
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 7%