Law Clerk - Federal Salaries of 2016
Pay Rates for "Law Clerk"How much does a Law Clerk in the federal government get paid? $73,544.14* *Based on the 2016 average.
Law Clerk was the 332nd most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2016, with 214 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2016, the U.S. Tax Court hired the most employees titled Law Clerk, with an average salary of $90,224.
Agencies that have hired a Law Clerk
Law Clerk Pay Distribution
The average pay for a Law Clerk is $73,544.14. The highest paid Law Clerk made $119,776 in 2016.
Common Law Clerk Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Law Clerk Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||194|
|SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez||7|
|GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule||7|
|NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only||3|
|CN - Bur Of (cfpb) An Indep Ag Within Frs||1|
|AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E||1|
|NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin||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.
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