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Law Clerk - Federal Salaries of 2009

Pay Rates for "Law Clerk"

How much does a Law Clerk in the federal government get paid? $65,428.88* *Based on the 2009 average.
313 EMPLOYEES
$20.48M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Law Clerk was the 295th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2009, with 313 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2009, the Internal Revenue Service hired the most employees titled Law Clerk, with an average salary of $76,259.

Agencies that have hired a Law Clerk

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Internal Revenue Service 35 $76,258.66
Executive Office for Immigration Review 34 $63,854.68
Offices, Boards and Divisions 31 $63,302.16
Board of Veterans Appeals 18 $52,929.33
17 $63,083.29
Social Security Administration 17 $57,131.12
National Labor Relations Board 13 $60,833.31
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 13 $81,126.46
Environmental Protection Agency 12 $53,819.92
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 12 $60,989.00
Department of Energy 10 $59,604.30
Office of Secretary of Labor 9 $59,971.78
Securities and Exchange Commission 9 $93,625.67
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 5 $79,335.20
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 5 $60,705.20
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 5 $92,442.40
Department of State 5 $72,866.20
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 4 $73,250.50
Office of Comptroller of Currency 4 $93,703.25
U.S. Trustee Program 3 $61,320.67
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 3 $60,377.67
Federal Trade Commission 3 $73,349.67
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Interior) 3 $67,252.67
U.S. International Trade Commission 3 $39,834.67
General Counsel (Department of Veterans Affairs) 3 $41,210.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 3 $60,683.33
Drug Enforcement Administration 3 $63,021.33
Federal Highway Administration 2 $48,545.00
Federal Communications Commission 2 $80,461.50
Election Assistance Commission 2 $58,436.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 2 $60,989.00
Office of the Secretary of Housing & Urban Development Department 2 $60,989.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 2 $60,649.00
Federal Election Commission 2 $65,487.50
Office of Secretary of Transportation 2 $69,560.50
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 1 $60,989.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 1 $60,989.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New England 1 $61,425.00
Federal Labor Relations Authority 1 $60,989.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 1 $56,411.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 1 $60,989.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 1 $56,411.00
Federal Bureau of Investigation 1 $77,973.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 1 $60,459.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $41,210.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 1 $66,562.00
Office of Administration 1 $60,989.00
Office for Civil Rights 1 $50,408.00
Office of the Chief Acquisition Officer 1 $50,408.00
John F. Kennedy Space Center 1 $46,625.00

Law Clerk Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Law Clerk is $65,428.88. The highest paid Law Clerk made $102,461 in 2009.

Common Law Clerk Payscales

Payscale Number of Law Clerk Employees
GS - General Schedule 276
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 13
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 9
CG - Corporate Graded 5
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 4
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 4
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 2

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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