$171,110
Avg. Salary
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$15,000

Bonus

$25,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a General Counsel with Contract Negotiation skills in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is {{pay}} per hour.

The median General Counsel has a base pay of $171,110. Salaries generally range from $148k to $256k. The median bonus is $15,000. Skills that can affect salary include Contract Negotiation.
$0.00
10%
$0.00
50%
$0.00
90%
MEDIAN $0.00
$148k
10%
$171k
50%
$256k
90%
MEDIAN $171,110
$147,894 - $256,390
$150K
$170K
$260K
MEDIAN: $171,110
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$334K
Salary $147,894 - $256,390
Bonus $0.00 - $72,719
Profit Sharing $25,000
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).
)
$147,949 - $334,513
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

Job Description for General Counsel

General counselors work in the business world as the main legal advisers for their respective companies. If a company specializes in a particular type of industry, such as manufacturing, their general counsel will likely be a specialist or have prior experience in the types of law that may be especially applicable to that company. For instance, an insurance company may want to hire a general counsel who is already experienced with insurance fraud law.

Read More...
General Counsel Tasks
  • Provide legal advice on legal and regulatory issues and federal and state laws and regulations.
  • Represent client or corporation in negotiations with accounts and regulators.
  • Draft, review and negotiate contracts.
  • Assist with possible mergers, acquisitions and formation of business entities.

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%

General Counsel Job Listings

Key Stats for General Counsel

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
71%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
71%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: