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How much does a General Counsel make?

Updated Sep. 3, 2021
$205,519 /yr
Average Base Pay

27 salaries

$121K

Low

$206K

Average

$349K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for General Counsel is $205,519 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see General Counsel salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 27 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by General Counsel employees.

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Ministry of the Attorney General
3.6

Ministry of the Attorney General

General Counsel

$242,299

 /yr
Range: $223K - $247K
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$223K

$247K

$222,529 - $246,909 Range

Hydro One
4

Hydro One

General Counsel
About 

$344K -$375K

$344K

$375K

$343,857 - $375,449 Range

City of Toronto

General Counsel
About 

$184K -$202K

$184K

$202K

$183,826 - $202,207 Range

City of Ottawa
4.3

City of Ottawa

General Counsel
About 

$171K -$186K

$171K

$186K

$171,426 - $186,419 Range

BC Hydro
3.7

BC Hydro

General Counsel
About 

$351K -$376K

$351K

$376K

$350,566 - $375,820 Range

Toronto District School Board
4.1

Toronto District School Board

General Counsel
About 

$209K -$225K

$209K

$225K

$208,780 - $225,068 Range

Worley
3.5

Worley

General Counsel
About 

$234K -$254K

$234K

$254K

$233,607 - $254,182 Range

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eHealth Ontario
2.9

eHealth Ontario

General Counsel
About 

$173K -$188K

$173K

$188K

$172,548 - $188,181 Range

Private
4.1

Private

General Counsel
About 

$245K -$262K

$245K

$262K

$245,488 - $261,769 Range

Ontario Securities Commission
3.8

Ontario Securities Commission

General Counsel
About 

$322K -$345K

$322K

$345K

$322,444 - $345,222 Range

Galvanize
4.4

Galvanize

General Counsel
About 

$161K -$177K

$161K

$177K

$161,458 - $177,152 Range

Weatherford
3.4

Weatherford

General Counsel
About 

$196K -$210K

$196K

$210K

$195,919 - $209,609 Range

MacEwan University
3.5

MacEwan University

General Counsel
About 

$65K -$72K

$65K

$72K

$65,435 - $71,907 Range

Gowling WLG
3.7

Gowling WLG

General Counsel - Hourly
About 

$56 -$62

 hourly

$56

$62

$56 - $62 Range

Habitat for Humanity
3.7

Habitat for Humanity

General Counsel
About 

$127K -$139K

$127K

$139K

$126,739 - $139,374 Range

Knowledge First Financial
4

Knowledge First Financial

General Counsel
About 

$163K -$178K

$163K

$178K

$162,661 - $177,652 Range

Ministère de la Justice Canada
4.1

Ministère de la Justice Canada

General Counsel
About 

$184K -$199K

$184K

$199K

$184,320 - $198,570 Range

Coca-Cola Canada
3.4

Coca-Cola Canada

General Counsel
About 

$247K -$269K

$247K

$269K

$247,393 - $268,596 Range

Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario
5

$235K

$258K

$234,700 - $258,159 Range

Affinio
3.4

Affinio

General Counsel
About 

$151K -$164K

$151K

$164K

$151,105 - $163,899 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a General Counsel salaries

The national average salary for a General Counsel is $205,519 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a General Counsel salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 27 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a General Counsel employees.

The highest salary for a General Counsel in Canada is $349,461 per year.

The lowest salary for a General Counsel in Canada is $120,867 per year.

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