The average salary for an Experienced Law Clerk in Toronto, Ontario is C$66,514 per year.

C$51,509 - C$85,091
C$52K
C$65K
C$85K
MEDIAN: C$64,825
10%
50%
90%
C$23.67 - C$39.76
C$24
C$32
C$40
MEDIAN: C$32.47
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$87K
Salary C$51,509 - C$85,091
Bonus C$510 - C$6,027
Profit Sharing C$1,750
Commission C$7,500
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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C$51,983 - C$87,616
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 266
Hourly Data C$0C$68
Hourly Rate C$23.67 - C$39.76
Overtime C$34.25 - C$68.48
Annual Data C$0C$87K
Bonus C$510 - C$6,027
Commission C$7,500
Profit Sharing C$1,750
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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C$51,983 - C$87,616
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

Job Description for Law Clerk

A law clerk's primary function is to perform research for a judge pertaining to legal issues before their court; they may work at the federal, state or municipal levels. Specific tasks performed by law clerks include drafting memoranda and opinions, preparing files for hearings and providing other support to judges as hearings are underway. They also review briefs to ensure they are accurate, as well as provide advice to the judge and others on their team related to cases.

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Law Clerk Tasks

  • Search for and study legal documents to investigate facts and law of cases.
  • Deliver or direct delivery of subpoenas to witnesses and parties to action, serve copies of pleas to opposing counsel.
  • Review and file pleadings, petitions and other documents relevant to court actions.
  • Research and analyze law sources to prepare drafts of briefs or arguments for review, approval and use by attorney.
  • Prepare affidavits of documents and maintain document files and case correspondence.

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Key Stats for Law Clerk

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
10-19 years
87%
20 years or more
13%

Skills That Affect Law Clerk Salaries

Legal Document Review
▲7%

Corporate
▲5%

Drafting Correspondence
▲4%

Litigation Case Management
▲4%

Document Preparation
▲1%

Microsoft Word
▲1%

National Average
C$66,000

Real Estate
▼1%

Legal Compliance
▼6%

Organizing
▼7%

Office Administration
▼7%

Client Interaction
▼8%

Filing Court Documents
▼8%

Typing
▼8%

Legal Research
▼11%

Family Practice
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 23%