For Mid-Career Law Clerks, yearly average wages total $43K annually. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 58 percent. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and close to a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a majority and dental coverage is claimed by a little more than half. Most Mid-Career Law Clerks report high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$31,396 - $66,657
$31K
$43K
$67K
MEDIAN: $43,136
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$11.72 - $21.79
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$31,396 - $66,657  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,106  
Total Pay (?
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$24,819 - $59,482  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.72 - $21.79  
   
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 - $59,482  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Key Stats for Law Clerk

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
5-9 years
79%
10-19 years
21%
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Skills That Affect Law Clerk Salaries

Legal Research
up arrow 3%

Legal Document Review
up arrow 1%

Technical Writing
up arrow 1%

National Average
$41,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 34%
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