The average pay for a Law Clerk is AU$50,185 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Legal Compliance and Legal Research.

AU$36,769 - AU$71,953
AU$37K
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MEDIAN: AU$50,459
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AU$17.28 - AU$30.78
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MEDIAN: AU$22.55
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AU$0AU$71K
Salary AU$36,769 - AU$71,953
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$2,936
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$36,459 - AU$70,773
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 116
Hourly Data AU$0AU$30
Hourly Rate AU$17.28 - AU$30.78
Overtime AU$26.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$70K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$2,936
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$36,459 - AU$70,773
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 78

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Pay by Experience Level for Law Clerk

Pay by Experience for a Law Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Law Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$46,000 based on 125 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Law Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$64,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Law Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 24 salaries. A Law Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$49,134

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Key Stats for Law Clerk

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Law Clerk Salaries

Mid-Career
▲31%

Experienced
▲27%

Late-Career
▲21%

National Average
AU$49,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Law Clerk Salaries

Legal Compliance
▲20%

Legal Research
▲19%

National Average
AU$49,000

Drafting Correspondence
▼5%

Filing Court Documents
▼8%

Legal Document Review
▼9%

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 96%
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