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Entry-Level Law Clerk Salary

Average Entry-Level Law Clerks make around $14.89 per hour. Although more than half lack health benefits of any kind, just over two-fifths do enjoy medical insurance, and nearly one-third get dental coverage, too. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Women Entry-Level Law Clerks who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$26,370 - $70,881
(Median)
$26K
$41K
$71K
MEDIAN: $41,048
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$9.96 - $21.94
(Median)
$10
$15
$22
MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$26,370 - $70,881  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,462  
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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$21,087 - $56,362  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 193
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.96 - $21.94  
   
Overtime
$11.63 - $33.31  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,462  
   
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).
)
$21,087 - $56,362  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 404

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Law Clerk Salaries

Document Preparation
up arrow 26%

Legal Writing
up arrow 14%


Legal Document Review
up arrow 4%

Technical Writing
up arrow 3%

National Average
$33,000

Filing Court Documents
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 107 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 44% dental benefits Dental: 32%
vision benefits Vision: 25% employee benefits None: 55%
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