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Law Clerk - Federal Salaries of 2005

Pay Rates for "Law Clerk"

How much does a Law Clerk in the federal government get paid? $55,467.43* *Based on the 2005 average.
213 EMPLOYEES
$11.81M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Law Clerk was the 330th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2005, with 213 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2005, the Offices, Boards and Divisions hired the most employees titled Law Clerk, with an average salary of $57,064.

Agencies that have hired a Law Clerk

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Offices, Boards and Divisions 18 $57,064.28
Small Business Administration 18 $42,925.22
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 14 $67,834.00
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 14 $52,468.00
Executive Office for Immigration Review 14 $64,682.64
Department of Energy 13 $50,351.77
Securities and Exchange Commission 12 $82,504.58
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 10 $36,486.80
Office of Secretary of Labor 9 $51,939.33
Environmental Protection Agency 9 $50,656.00
National Labor Relations Board 8 $53,246.13
8 $49,421.75
Department of State 4 $69,497.75
Board of Veterans Appeals 4 $46,002.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 4 $68,209.00
Federal Election Commission 4 $52,468.00
Surface Transportation Board 3 $52,468.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 3 $52,468.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 3 $80,022.33
Federal Trade Commission 3 $62,962.00
Office of Special Counsel 3 $52,468.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $52,468.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 2 $52,468.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 2 $52,468.00
General Counsel (Department of Veterans Affairs) 2 $50,600.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 2 $56,105.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for Great Plains 1 $50,831.00
Office for Civil Rights 1 $52,468.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 1 $53,409.00
Office of the General Counsel (Department of Education) 1 $52,468.00
National Mediation Board 1 $43,365.00
Election Assistance Commission 1 $41,740.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 1 $45,485.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 1 $68,209.00
Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission 1 $43,365.00
Veterans Health Administration 1 $35,452.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1 $50,541.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 1 $62,886.00
Antitrust Modernization Commission 1 $58,000.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New England 1 $54,070.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $43,365.00
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 1 $52,038.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Mid-Atlantic 1 $52,780.00
U.S. Mint 1 $25,581.00
Federal Bureau of Investigation 1 $43,365.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 1 $51,514.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 1 $73,571.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 1 $54,138.00
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 1 $71,269.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 1 $52,057.00
Internal Revenue Service 1 $64,711.00

Law Clerk Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Law Clerk is $55,467.43. The highest paid Law Clerk made $103,947 in 2005.

Common Law Clerk Payscales

Payscale Number of Law Clerk Employees
GS - General Schedule 180
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 14
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 12
CG - Corporate Graded 3
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 2
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 1
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 1

Average Law Clerk Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Law Clerk was $56,832. Since then, the average pay has increased to $74,256 in 2017.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0904.

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