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Law Clerk - Federal Salaries of 2010

Pay Rates for "Law Clerk"

How much does a Law Clerk in the federal government get paid? $64,663.33* *Based on the 2010 average.
350 EMPLOYEES
$22.63M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Law Clerk was the 285th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2010, with 350 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2010, the Executive Office for Immigration Review hired the most employees titled Law Clerk, with an average salary of $63,920.

Agencies that have hired a Law Clerk

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Executive Office for Immigration Review 54 $63,920.24
Offices, Boards and Divisions 44 $67,057.73
National Labor Relations Board 25 $62,887.36
Social Security Administration 25 $53,443.04
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 13 $62,467.00
Environmental Protection Agency 13 $56,073.15
Board of Veterans Appeals 11 $55,443.64
11 $72,215.09
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 11 $83,438.91
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 11 $61,830.55
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 10 $62,467.00
Department of Energy 10 $62,730.10
Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission 9 $50,904.89
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 7 $61,805.71
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 7 $96,138.29
Internal Revenue Service 7 $79,920.29
Securities and Exchange Commission 6 $96,657.50
Federal Trade Commission 5 $76,937.40
Office of Comptroller of Currency 5 $96,096.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 5 $60,495.60
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 4 $57,244.25
Office of Thrift Supervision 4 $49,444.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 4 $81,204.00
Transportation Security Administration 3 $60,181.00
Office of the Secretary of Housing & Urban Development Department 3 $62,467.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 3 $66,623.67
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $55,714.33
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 3 $62,059.67
Drug Enforcement Administration 3 $62,467.00
Federal Highway Administration 2 $46,082.00
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 2 $75,012.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 2 $47,435.00
Office of Secretary of Labor 2 $62,467.00
Office of Special Counsel 2 $62,467.00
General Counsel (Department of Veterans Affairs) 2 $46,919.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 2 $64,729.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Mid-Atlantic 2 $61,856.00
Federal Election Commission 2 $62,467.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 1 $51,630.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New England 1 $62,758.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 1 $62,909.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 1 $57,408.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 1 $61,612.00
John F. Kennedy Space Center 1 $47,448.00
Federal Labor Relations Authority 1 $62,467.00
Department of State 1 $51,630.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 1 $51,630.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 1 $42,209.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $81,204.00
Election Assistance Commission 1 $52,175.00
Office of General Counsel (General Services Administration) 1 $51,630.00

Law Clerk Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Law Clerk is $64,663.33. The highest paid Law Clerk made $106,125 in 2010.

Common Law Clerk Payscales

Payscale Number of Law Clerk Employees
GS - General Schedule 311
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 11
CG - Corporate Graded 7
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 6
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 5
TG - Ofc Of Thrift Supervision Salary Schedul 4
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 3
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 2
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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