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Law Clerk - Federal Salaries of 2006

Pay Rates for "Law Clerk"

How much does a Law Clerk in the federal government get paid? $55,872.27* *Based on the 2006 average.
301 EMPLOYEES
$16.82M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Law Clerk was the 297th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2006, with 301 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2006, the Small Business Administration hired the most employees titled Law Clerk, with an average salary of $44,542.

Agencies that have hired a Law Clerk

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Small Business Administration 45 $44,542.36
Executive Office for Immigration Review 30 $56,375.87
Offices, Boards and Divisions 30 $60,422.37
Internal Revenue Service 25 $69,217.52
Office of Secretary of Labor 25 $54,061.84
National Labor Relations Board 20 $55,805.70
15 $51,999.73
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 11 $71,673.27
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 10 $54,272.00
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 9 $54,272.00
Department of Energy 9 $53,546.22
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 7 $44,931.00
Patent and Trademark Office 7 $44,856.00
Department of State 5 $58,903.20
Office of Comptroller of Currency 5 $78,110.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 4 $82,719.50
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 4 $55,563.00
Environmental Protection Agency 3 $56,022.33
Federal Communications Commission 3 $54,272.00
Office of Special Counsel 3 $54,272.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 3 $54,875.33
U.S. Trustee Program 2 $54,385.50
Office of the General Counsel (Department of Education) 2 $54,272.00
Federal Trade Commission 2 $65,129.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 2 $56,304.00
Federal Election Commission 2 $54,272.00
Office of the General Counsel (Department of Agriculture) 2 $54,272.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $54,272.00
Board of Veterans Appeals 2 $44,856.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New England 1 $55,422.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 1 $54,272.00
Federal Maritime Commission 1 $44,856.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $44,856.00
Federal Bureau of Investigation 1 $54,272.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $36,671.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 1 $54,272.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $53,164.00
Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission 1 $70,558.00
Election Assistance Commission 1 $52,175.00
Social Security Administration 1 $54,272.00
Surface Transportation Board 1 $54,272.00

Law Clerk Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Law Clerk is $55,872.27. The highest paid Law Clerk made $107,521 in 2006.

Common Law Clerk Payscales

Payscale Number of Law Clerk Employees
GS - General Schedule 280
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 11
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 5
CG - Corporate Graded 4
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 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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Source: www.federalpay.org/employees/occupations/law-clerk/2006