A Law Clerk with Technical Writing skills earns an average wage of $15.60 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

$29,706 - $65,179
(Median)
$30K
$40K
$65K
MEDIAN: $39,677
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90%

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$10.96 - $22.36
(Median)
$11
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$29,706 - $65,179  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,931  
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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$24,355 - $54,127  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 47
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.96 - $22.36  
   
Overtime
$16.13 - $38.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,931  
   
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).
)
$24,355 - $54,127  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 105
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Experience Affects Law Clerk Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 18%

Mid-Career
up arrow 16%

National Average
$35,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 28%
medical benefits
Vision: 24%
dental benefits
None: 54%
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