Counsel Salaries in Canada

Updated May 17, 2022
$159,131 /yr
Average Base Pay

388 salaries

$112K

Low

$159K

Average

$226K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$11,830Range$4,964 - $28,191

The estimated total pay for a Counsel is $170,961 per year in the Canada area, with an average salary of $159,131 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $11,830 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Counsel salary is $159,131. Salaries can range from $117,028 - $254,157. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Counsel in Canada can expect their total pay value to be on average $170,961.

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$104,633

per year

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Attorney (In-house Counsel)

$148,454

per year

Lawyer

$103,078

per year

Senior Counsel

$183,306

per year

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Ministry of the Attorney General
3.6

Ministry of the Attorney General

Counsel

$192,065

 /yr
Range: $91K - $244K
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$91K

$244K

$91,103 - $244,011 Range

Ministère de la Justice Canada
3.9

Ministère de la Justice Canada

Counsel

$115,471

 /yr
Range: $73K - $168K

$73K

$168K

$72,526 - $168,294 Range

Legal Aid Ontario
3.6

Legal Aid Ontario

Counsel

$119,216

 /yr
Range: $118K - $120K

$118K

$120K

$117,751 - $119,871 Range

Government of Ontario, Canada
3.8

Government of Ontario, Canada

Counsel

$116,300

 /yr
Range: $82K - $242K

$82K

$242K

$81,556 - $241,819 Range

TD
4.0

TD

Counsel

$139,763

 /yr
Range: $133K - $161K

$133K

$161K

$133,119 - $160,838 Range

Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario
3.8

Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario

Counsel

$185,931

 /yr
Range: $143K - $233K

$143K

$233K

$143,095 - $233,477 Range

The Public Prosecution Service of Canada
3.1

The Public Prosecution Service of Canada

Counsel

$141,035

 /yr
Range: $105K - $143K

$105K

$143K

$104,977 - $143,404 Range

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Alberta Health Services
3.7

Alberta Health Services

Counsel - Hourly
About 

$55 -$63

 hourly

$55

$63

$55 - $63 Range

Robert Half
3.9

Robert Half

Counsel
About 

$135K -$157K

$135K

$157K

$134,519 - $157,060 Range

Government of Alberta
3.5

Government of Alberta

Counsel
About 

$166K -$208K

$166K

$208K

$166,490 - $207,889 Range

Government of Saskatchewan
3.9

Government of Saskatchewan

Counsel - Monthly
About 

$6K -$9K

$6K

$9K

$6,101 - $8,812 Range

BC Public Service
3.9

BC Public Service

Counsel
About 

$176K -$205K

$176K

$205K

$176,037 - $204,900 Range

Ontario Power Authority
3.5

$146K

$175K

$145,920 - $175,171 Range

CIBC
3.9

CIBC

Counsel
About 

$96K -$104K

$96K

$104K

$95,609 - $104,294 Range

BMO Financial Group
3.8

BMO Financial Group

Counsel
About 

$155K -$167K

$155K

$167K

$155,117 - $166,694 Range

Deloitte
4.0

Deloitte

Counsel
About 

$152K -$166K

$152K

$166K

$151,978 - $166,148 Range

TELUS
4.0

TELUS

Counsel
About 

$120K -$130K

$120K

$130K

$120,386 - $129,631 Range

University of British Columbia
4.3

University of British Columbia

Counsel - Monthly
About 

$8K -$9K

$8K

$9K

$7,858 - $8,538 Range

City of Toronto

Counsel
About 

$132K -$143K

$132K

$143K

$132,125 - $143,107 Range

Manulife
4.1

Manulife

Counsel
About 

$86K -$92K

$86K

$92K

$86,055 - $91,905 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Counsel salaries

The national average salary for a Counsel is $159,131 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Counsel salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 388 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Counsel employees.

The highest salary for a Counsel in Canada is $225,966 per year.

The lowest salary for a Counsel in Canada is $112,064 per year.