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Associate General Counsel Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$123,000
$72,000
$123,000
$209,000
Did you know that the average associate general counsel makes $123,758 per year? That's valued at $59.5 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $73,000 and $209,000, meaning associates general counsel have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most associates general counsel find a job with media and health care companies, while others work for insurance, health care, and manufacturing companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. Washington, Idaho and California are the top states in the U.S. to pay associates general counsel the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Seattle, WA
$159,616
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Map of Associate General Counsel Salaries

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

Average Salary

Average Associate General Counsel Salary By Location

While an associate general counsel can average a salary of $123,758 per year, or $59.5 per hour, there are many opportunities for associates general counsel to make more. For example, in San Francisco, CA you might make $191,481 per year. Other high-paying locations include Seattle, WA, Salt Lake City, UT and Washington, DC. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to San Francisco, CA where the average starting salary is $93,000. The highest paying states for associates general counsel include Washington, Idaho and California. Meanwhile, Florida, Alabama, and Louisiana offer the lowest salaries.

City
Average Salary
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA
$191,481
$191k
Seattle, WA
Seattle, WA
$159,616
$160k
Salt Lake City, UT
Salt Lake City, UT
$154,460
$154k
Washington, DC
Washington, DC
$150,112
$150k
New York, NY
New York, NY
$138,355
$138k
Arlington, VA
Arlington, VA
$129,815
$130k
Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas, NV
$127,166
$127k
Bridgewater, MA
Bridgewater, MA
$126,674
$127k
Indianapolis, IN
Indianapolis, IN
$125,312
$125k
Chicago, IL
Chicago, IL
$123,709
$124k

High Paying Associate General Counsel Jobs

Average Associate General Counsel Salary By Company

To earn a high income as an associate general counsel, working for Facebook or Airbnb might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like CoStar Group and Twilio report highly competitive salaries for associates general counsel.

Company
Average Salary
$187,198
$187k
$187,003
$187k
$176,150
$176k
$174,239
$174k
$173,627
$174k
$172,721
$173k
$169,630
$170k

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Associate General Counsel Salary History

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    Average Associate General Counsel Pay By Industry

    The salary for an associate general counsel can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for associates general counsel tend to be found in insurance, health care, and manufacturing companies. In fact, associates general counsel can make a yearly salary of $135,674 while working for insurance companies.

    Industry
    Average Salary
    Insurance
    Insurance
    $135,674
    $136k
    Health Care
    Health Care
    $132,598
    $133k
    Manufacturing
    Manufacturing
    $117,966
    $118k
    Hospitality
    Hospitality
    $113,603
    $114k

    Associate General Counsel Salary By Experience Level

    The salary for an associate general counsel can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation 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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    Cope, SC
    Cope, SC
    08/24/2020
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    $60,344
    $60,344
    08/24/2020
    College of Western Idaho
    College of Western Idaho
    Associate General Counsel
    Associate General Counsel
    Associate General Counsel
    Nampa, ID
    Nampa, ID
    07/27/2020
    07/27/2020
    $83,200
    $83,200
    07/27/2020
    SR Associate General Counsel
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    Columbus, OH
    Columbus, OH
    07/26/2020
    07/26/2020
    $150,000
    $150,000
    07/26/2020
    University of Pennsylvania
    University of Pennsylvania
    Associate General Counsel and SR. Director Contracting Unit
    Associate General Counsel and SR. Director Contracting Unit
    Associate General Counsel and SR. Director Contracting Unit
    Philadelphia, PA
    Philadelphia, PA
    07/10/2020
    07/10/2020
    $108,411
    $108,411
    07/10/2020
    State of Massachusetts
    State of Massachusetts
    Associate General Counsel
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    Somerville, MA
    Somerville, MA
    06/20/2020
    06/20/2020
    $60,000
    $60,000
    06/20/2020
    Mayor's Office of Talent and Appointments (Mota)
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    Associate General Counsel-Mayor's Office of General Counsel
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    Associate General Counsel-Mayor's Office of General Counsel
    Washington, DC
    Washington, DC
    06/10/2020
    06/10/2020
    $93,723
    $93,723
    06/10/2020
    Associate General Counsel
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    Altamonte Springs, FL
    Altamonte Springs, FL
    04/26/2020
    04/26/2020
    $85,000
    $85,000
    04/26/2020
    Associate General Counsel
    Associate General Counsel
    Coral Gables, FL
    Coral Gables, FL
    03/10/2020
    03/10/2020
    $185,000
    $185,000
    03/10/2020
    University Associate General Counsel, Commercial Unit
    University Associate General Counsel, Commercial Unit
    New York, NY
    New York, NY
    03/08/2020
    03/08/2020
    $120,450
    $120,450
    03/08/2020
    Sourcewell
    Sourcewell
    Associate General Counsel
    Associate General Counsel
    Associate General Counsel
    Staples, MN
    Staples, MN
    01/31/2020
    01/31/2020
    $93,189
    $93,189
    01/31/2020