A General Counsel earns an average salary of AU$193,140 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AU$152,701 - AU$301,337
AU$150K
AU$200K
AU$300K
MEDIAN: AU$197,222
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$340K
Salary AU$152,701 - AU$301,337
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$62,343
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AU$147,804 - AU$340,015
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

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Q: What is it like working as a General Counsel?

General Counsel in Toowoomba:
"Work Flexibility, Stress Levels, Corporate Culture."
Pros: Less deadlines, no staff responsibilities and not having to invoice clients and chase them for payment.
Cons: Not being used to full potential and work getting lost in the system.

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Key Stats for General Counsel

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
58%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects General Counsel Salaries

Experienced
▲2%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
AU$212,000

Mid-Career
▼10%

Skills That Affect General Counsel Salaries

National Average
AU$212,000

Legal Document Review
▼6%

Legal Compliance
▼24%

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
58%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 94%
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