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How much does a General Counsel make?

Updated 22 Jul 2021
£114,570 /yr
Average Base Pay

57 salaries

£65K

Low

£115K

Average

£202K

High

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The national average salary for a General Counsel is £114,570 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see General Counsel salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 57 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by General Counsel employees.

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Office of Fair Trading
4.2

Office of Fair Trading

General Counsel

£123,174

 /yr
Range: £117K - £123K
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£117K

£123K

£117,017 - £123,174 Range

Tide
4.2

Tide

General Counsel
About 

£123K -£132K

£123K

£132K

£123,440 - £132,417 Range

Axiom Global
3.7

Axiom Global

General Counsel
About 

£88K -£100K

£88K

£100K

£88,181 - £99,723 Range

Wallbrook Advisory
4.5

Wallbrook Advisory

General Counsel
About 

£77K -£84K

£77K

£84K

£77,313 - £83,566 Range

KPMG
3.9

KPMG

General Counsel
About 

£100K -£109K

£100K

£109K

£99,989 - £109,116 Range

Deutsche Bank
3.8

Deutsche Bank

General Counsel
About 

£103K -£111K

£103K

£111K

£102,911 - £110,604 Range

GlaxoSmithKline
3.9

GlaxoSmithKline

General Counsel
About 

£187K -£202K

£187K

£202K

£187,188 - £202,288 Range

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Unilever
4.2

Unilever

General Counsel
About 

£101K -£109K

£101K

£109K

£101,200 - £108,775 Range

Aon
3.8

Aon

General Counsel
About 

£116K -£124K

£116K

£124K

£116,052 - £124,486 Range

LV=
3.5

LV=

General Counsel
About 

£133K -£143K

£133K

£143K

£132,713 - £142,682 Range

Revolut
3.4

Revolut

General Counsel
About 

£98K -£106K

£98K

£106K

£97,559 - £105,734 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

General Counsel
About 

£84K -£91K

£84K

£91K

£83,563 - £90,786 Range

Royal National Lifeboat Institution
3.9

£39K

£42K

£38,777 - £41,931 Range

OpenText
3.6

OpenText

General Counsel
About 

£113K -£123K

£113K

£123K

£112,563 - £123,393 Range

Safran
3.7

Safran

General Counsel
About 

£82K -£89K

£82K

£89K

£82,215 - £88,879 Range

Aldermore Bank
3.3

Aldermore Bank

General Counsel
About 

£167K -£181K

£167K

£181K

£166,572 - £180,840 Range

The Coca-Cola Company
4

The Coca-Cola Company

General Counsel
About 

£97K -£106K

£97K

£106K

£97,080 - £106,395 Range

Menzies Distribution
2.9

Menzies Distribution

General Counsel
About 

£61K -£65K

£61K

£65K

£60,627 - £65,397 Range

UK Sport
4.6

UK Sport

General Counsel
About 

£69K -£75K

£69K

£75K

£68,580 - £74,522 Range

GBG
4

GBG

General Counsel
About 

£206K -£224K

£206K

£224K

£206,268 - £223,581 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a General Counsel salaries

The national average salary for a a General Counsel is £114,570 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a General Counsel salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 57 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a General Counsel employees.

The highest salary for a a General Counsel in United Kingdom is £202,039 per year.

The lowest salary for a a General Counsel in United Kingdom is £64,969 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent general counsel salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£140,000
per year
A Legal Counsel in the London Area area reported making £140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£80,000
per year
A Global Compliance Counsel in the Derby Area area reported making £80,000 per year
Additional Pay
£10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Derby Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£65,000
per year
A Legal Counsel in the London Area area reported making £65,000 per year
Additional Pay
£13k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£60,000
per year
A Counsel in the London Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Additional Pay
£1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
 
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
£85,000
per year
A General Counsel in the London Area area reported making £85,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
£75,000
per year
A Legal Counsel in the London Area area reported making £75,000 per year
Additional Pay
£15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
£67,000
per year
A Legal Counsel in the London Area area reported making £67,000 per year
Job Highlights
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£75,000
per year
A Legal Counsel in the London Area area reported making £75,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£14
hourly
A Corporate Lawyer in the Birmingham Area area reported making £14 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Birmingham Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
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