Law Clerk - Federal Salaries of 2008

Pay Rates for "Law Clerk"

How much does a Law Clerk in the federal government get paid? $62,542.33* *Based on the 2008 average.
300 EMPLOYEES
$18.7M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Law Clerk was the 295th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2008, with 300 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2008, the Executive Office for Immigration Review hired the most employees titled Law Clerk, with an average salary of $59,267.

Agencies that have hired a Law Clerk

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Executive Office for Immigration Review 59 $59,267.08
Offices, Boards and Divisions 33 $62,575.15
Securities and Exchange Commission 22 $88,036.27
Office of Secretary of Labor 21 $57,789.70
Department of Energy 12 $57,308.08
Environmental Protection Agency 12 $51,511.75
Social Security Administration 12 $58,495.92
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 12 $56,633.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 11 $77,773.55
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 7 $58,206.00
Board of Veterans Appeals 7 $50,993.14
6 $63,643.33
National Labor Relations Board 6 $59,318.33
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 5 $90,540.60
Federal Trade Commission 5 $71,692.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 4 $75,669.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 4 $58,206.00
Internal Revenue Service 3 $71,978.33
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 3 $56,736.00
Office of the Secretary of Housing & Urban Development Department 3 $58,206.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 3 $49,592.33
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 3 $57,846.67
Federal Communications Commission 3 $69,961.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 3 $58,406.00
Transportation Security Administration 2 $51,075.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 2 $56,478.00
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 2 $63,789.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 2 $58,206.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 2 $57,342.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 2 $58,206.00
National Archives and Records Administration 2 $48,108.00
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 2 $43,719.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 2 $91,756.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 2 $58,206.00
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 1 $58,706.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Interior) 1 $75,669.00
Departmental Offices 1 $58,206.00
Federal Election Commission 1 $58,206.00
Veterans Health Administration 1 $39,330.00
Federal Bureau of Investigation 1 $72,090.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 1 $60,840.00
U.S. Trustee Program 1 $54,494.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Mid-Atlantic 1 $58,206.00
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 1 $58,206.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 1 $58,206.00
Office of the Chief Acquisition Officer 1 $48,108.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 1 $54,494.00
John F. Kennedy Space Center 1 $45,040.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Great Plains 1 $54,494.00
Federal Aviation Administration 1 $56,862.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 1 $58,274.00
Federal Highway Administration 1 $45,040.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 1 $63,811.00
Surface Transportation Board 1 $58,206.00
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 1 $75,669.00

Law Clerk Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Law Clerk is $62,542.33. The highest paid Law Clerk made $104,570 in 2008.

Common Law Clerk Payscales

Payscale Number of Law Clerk Employees
GS - General Schedule 254
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 22
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 11
CG - Corporate Graded 5
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 2
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 2
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 2
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 1
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 1

Average Law Clerk Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018

In 2004, the average pay for a Law Clerk was $56,832. Since then, the average pay has increased to $73,738 in 2018.


Data Sources

The information provided on these pages is sourced from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Enterprise Human Resources Integration (EHRI) dataset. Postal Service data is managed exclusively by the USPS . All information is displayed unmodified and as provided by the source agency.

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The series code of this occupation is 0904.

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