A Law Clerk with Technical Writing skills earns an average wage of $15.87 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.

$28,497 - $65,964
$28K
$41K
$66K
MEDIAN: $40,504
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50%
90%

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$11.01 - $22.48
$11
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $15.87
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$28,497 - $65,964  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,915  
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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$24,599 - $56,329  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.01 - $22.48  
   
Overtime
$16.13 - $38.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,915  
   
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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$24,599 - $56,329  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 100

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Key Stats for Law Clerk

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
066
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Law Clerk Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 16%

National Average
$36,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 28%
vision benefits
Vision: 23%
dental benefits
None: 56%
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