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Law Clerk - Federal Salaries of 2014

Pay Rates for "Law Clerk"

How much does a Law Clerk in the federal government get paid? $66,435.76* *Based on the 2014 average.
377 EMPLOYEES
$24.85M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Law Clerk was the 335th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2014, with 377 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2014, the Executive Office for Immigration Review hired the most employees titled Law Clerk, with an average salary of $63,954.

Agencies that have hired a Law Clerk

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Executive Office for Immigration Review 65 $63,954.43
Social Security Administration 56 $52,363.23
U.S. Tax Court 42 $92,733.90
National Labor Relations Board 29 $62,410.31
Office of Secretary of Labor 26 $61,974.31
Internal Revenue Service 14 $77,394.21
Offices, Boards and Divisions 13 $71,557.62
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 12 $60,301.25
Office of General Counsel (Department of Housing and Urban Development) 11 $63,508.18
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 10 $63,091.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 10 $62,470.30
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 10 $63,058.40
Federal Communications Commission 7 $63,970.57
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 6 $84,087.33
Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission 6 $51,478.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 5 $82,019.00
Federal Trade Commission 4 $78,208.25
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 4 $58,246.00
Federal Labor Relations Authority 4 $63,276.50
Food and Drug Administration 3 $63,091.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 3 $98,487.67
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection 3 $0.00
Office of Special Counsel 3 $52,146.00
Office of the General Counsel (Department of Education) 2 $52,146.00
Environmental Protection Agency 2 $51,135.00
U.S. Coast Guard 2 $63,091.00
Board of Veterans Appeals 2 $100,322.50
Administrative Conference of the United States 2 $52,146.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 2 $63,091.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 2 $75,183.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 1 $63,538.00
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 1 $77,072.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 1 $61,288.00
Office of General Counsel (General Services Administration) 1 $52,146.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 1 $68,643.00
Office of Inspector General (Department of Health and Human Services) 1 $63,091.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Interior) 1 $52,146.00
Transportation Security Administration 1 $57,426.00
Corporation for National and Community Service 1 $31,305.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $52,146.00
Department of State 1 $82,019.00
Office of Comptroller of Currency 1 $103,269.00
General Counsel (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $47,923.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New England 1 $63,386.00
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 1 $63,091.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 1 $60,587.00
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 1 $94,685.00

Law Clerk Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Law Clerk is $66,435.76.

Common Law Clerk Payscales

Payscale Number of Law Clerk Employees
GS - General Schedule 361
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 6
CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs 3
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 3
CG - Corporate Graded 1
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 1
NY - All Other Positions In The Corporation 1
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 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

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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