Assistant General Counsel Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$140,000
$86,000
Min 10%
$140,000
Median 50%
$226,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
LG Electronics
Highest Paying City
Sacramento, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
4.6 years
How much does an assistant general counsel make?
The national average salary for an Assistant General Counsel in the United States is $140,228 per year or $67.42 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $226,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $86,000 per year. Finance companies and Health Care companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The best states for high paying Assistant General Counsel jobs are Washington, Idaho, Utah, Alaska, and California. The typical employment for an Assistant General Counsel is 4.6 years.
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Average Assistant General Counsel Salary By Location

Across America, Assistants General Counsel make on average $140,228 annually or $67.42 hourly. Working in Sacramento, CA as an Assistant General Counsel will pay you the highest wages at around $187,405 per year. Not only that, Sacramento, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $95,000. Washington, Idaho, Utah, Alaska, and California are the top 5 highest earning states for Assistants General Counsel. Hawaii, Florida, Alabama, Louisiana, and Tennessee are at the bottom for competitive pay.
City
Average Salary

Map of Assistant General Counsel Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Assistants General Counsel earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Assistant General Counsel Salary By Company

If you are an Assistant General Counsel, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Most Assistant General Counsel jobs are in Finance companies and Finance companies. LG Electronics and C. R. Bard are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Olympus America and North Shore Univ Hospital report highly competitive salaries for Assistants General Counsel.

Average Assistant General Counsel Pay By Industry

The type of industry that an Assistant General Counsel works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Insurance companies, Health Care companies, and Finance companies tend to have the highest salaries for Assistants General Counsel. Salaries for Assistants General Counsel in Insurance companies average $153,692 annually, while Health Care companies and Finance companies pay $139,179 and $136,923, respectively. The types of companies that pay Assistants General Counsel the least are in the Construction industry, where the average annual salary is $113,721.
Industry
Average Salary
Insurance
Insurance
$153,692
$154k
Health Care
Health Care
$139,179
$139k
Finance
Finance
$136,923
$137k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$132,070
$132k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$131,892
$132k
Retail
Retail
$128,726
$129k
Professional
Professional
$127,190
$127k
Construction
Construction
$113,721
$114k

Assistant General Counsel Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Assistant General Counsel Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Assistant General Counsel can range from $85,247 to $115,235 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$65,000
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