Law Clerk - Federal Salaries of 2012

Pay Rates for "Law Clerk"

How much does a Law Clerk in the federal government get paid? $68,362.69* *Based on the 2012 average.
305 EMPLOYEES
$20.65M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Law Clerk was the 309th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2012, with 305 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2012, the Executive Office for Immigration Review hired the most employees titled Law Clerk, with an average salary of $66,582.

Agencies that have hired a Law Clerk

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Executive Office for Immigration Review 44 $66,582.02
44 $88,936.36
National Labor Relations Board 21 $61,331.00
Social Security Administration 19 $54,164.74
Internal Revenue Service 16 $76,272.50
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 11 $84,224.55
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 9 $63,160.67
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 9 $66,538.33
Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission 9 $51,551.44
Office of Secretary of Labor 8 $61,162.38
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 8 $61,540.88
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 8 $62,467.00
Environmental Protection Agency 8 $60,704.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 8 $70,266.50
Federal Communications Commission 7 $64,548.86
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 6 $62,299.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 5 $96,096.00
Federal Trade Commission 5 $76,937.40
Department of Energy 4 $50,584.50
General Counsel (Department of Veterans Affairs) 4 $46,218.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 3 $53,350.00
Office of Inspector General (Federal Housing Finance Agency) 3 $58,783.00
Transportation Security Administration 3 $56,857.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 3 $95,176.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $62,467.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 3 $64,299.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 3 $62,467.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 3 $48,961.67
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 3 $0.00
Board of Veterans Appeals 2 $82,514.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 2 $61,777.50
Office of General Counsel (General Services Administration) 2 $52,490.00
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 2 $51,630.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 1 $91,966.00
Administrative Conference of the United States 1 $51,630.00
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 1 $61,612.00
Federal Labor Relations Authority 1 $62,467.00
Office of Government Ethics 1 $51,630.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 1 $81,204.00
U.S. Coast Guard 1 $62,467.00
National Credit Union Administration 1 $41,126.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 1 $64,267.00
Department of State 1 $81,204.00
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 1 $78,962.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Mid-Atlantic 1 $58,519.00
Federal Emergency Management Agency 1 $62,467.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 1 $57,408.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 1 $62,704.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 1 $67,963.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $58,919.00

Law Clerk Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Law Clerk is $68,362.69.

Common Law Clerk Payscales

Payscale Number of Law Clerk Employees
GS - General Schedule 275
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 11
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 5
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 3
EL - Non-executive Positions At Fhfa 3
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 3
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 3
CU - Credit Union Employees 1
CG - Corporate Graded 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

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The series code of this occupation is 0904.

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