Law Clerk - Federal Salaries of 2022
Pay Rates for "Law Clerk"How much does a Law Clerk in the federal government get paid? $84,138.95* *Based on the 2022 average.
Law Clerk was the 338th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2022, with 167 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2022, the U.S. Tax Court hired the most employees titled Law Clerk, with an average salary of $106,577.
Agencies that have hired a Law Clerk
Law Clerk Pay Distribution
The average pay for a Law Clerk is $84,138.95. The highest paid Law Clerk made $141,052 in 2022.
Common Law Clerk Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Law Clerk Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||153|
|SK - Non-supervisorty Postions Employed By The Securities And Exchange Commission (sec) And Formerly Under Gs Pay||5|
|GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule||4|
|SV - Transportation Security Administration Employees Other Than Executives||2|
|CG - Corporate Graded||1|
|CN - Bureau Of Consumer Financial Protect(cfpb) Independent Agcy Within The Fed Res Syst(use By Cfpb Only)||1|
|NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation For National And Community Service, P.l. 103-82, Subtitle G, Section||1|
Average Law Clerk Pay Trend from 2004 to 2022
In 2004, the average pay for a Law Clerk was $56,832. Since then, the average pay has increased to $84,139 in 2022.
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