Law Clerk - Federal Salaries of 2013

Pay Rates for "Law Clerk"

How much does a Law Clerk in the federal government get paid? $72,745.37* *Based on the 2013 average.

Law Clerk was the 330th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2013, with 222 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2013, the Executive Office for Immigration Review hired the most employees titled Law Clerk, with an average salary of $62,641.

Agencies that have hired a Law Clerk

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Executive Office for Immigration Review 62 $62,641.32
U.S. Tax Court 45 $90,828.33
Offices, Boards and Divisions 12 $68,543.42
Securities and Exchange Commission 8 $92,563.50
Office of Comptroller of Currency 8 $97,453.75
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 7 $62,467.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 7 $63,221.00
National Labor Relations Board 6 $63,760.00
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 6 $84,277.00
Federal Communications Commission 6 $62,467.00
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 6 $62,467.00
Department of State 5 $75,289.20
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 4 $62,467.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 4 $62,467.00
Federal Trade Commission 3 $74,958.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 3 $62,467.00
Internal Revenue Service 3 $76,951.00
Board of Veterans Appeals 2 $91,852.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 2 $59,987.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 2 $81,204.00
Office of Secretary of Labor 2 $61,856.00
Social Security Administration 2 $58,162.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for Great Plains 1 $57,408.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 1 $92,857.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 1 $67,963.00
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 1 $73,848.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Northwest/Alaska 1 $61,255.00
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 1 $0.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Interior) 1 $62,467.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 1 $62,467.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $51,630.00
U.S. Coast Guard 1 $64,548.00
Departmental Offices 1 $51,630.00
Transportation Security Administration 1 $56,857.00
General Counsel (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $51,630.00
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 1 $80,349.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $57,408.00
U.S. Trustee Program 1 $64,729.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 1 $62,909.00

Law Clerk Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Law Clerk is $72,745.37. The highest paid Law Clerk made $126,251 in 2013.

Common Law Clerk Payscales

Payscale Number of Law Clerk Employees
GS - General Schedule 196
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 8
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 8
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 6
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 1
CG - Corporate Graded 1
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 1
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 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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