Mid-Career Law Clerks are not likely to strike it rich; they only make around $42K per year on average. Job satisfaction for Mid-Career Law Clerks is high. Women make up a slight majority of Mid-Career Law Clerks (56 percent) survey respondents. While about one in three report receiving no health benefits, a majority do receive medical coverage, and the greater part have dental, as well. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$25,838 - $64,817
$26K
$42K
$65K
MEDIAN: $41,636
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$11.75 - $20.96
$12
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$25,838 - $64,817  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,106  
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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$24,819 - $56,223  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 36
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.75 - $20.96  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,106  
   
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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$24,819 - $56,223  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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Key Stats for Law Clerk

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
5-9 years
82%
10-19 years
18%
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Skills That Affect Law Clerk Salaries

Legal Research
up arrow 4%

Technical Writing
up arrow 4%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 2%

National Average
$40,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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