LAW CLERK SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$67,000
$30,000
Min 10%
$67,000
Median 50%
$147,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Locke Lord
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.2 years
How much does a law clerk make?
Law Clerks in the US make on average $67,505 annually or $32.45 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 117,000. The top 10 percent earn over $147,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $30,000 annually. The most abundant employment opportunities for Law Clerks are in Insurance companies and Technology companies. Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, and Maine are some of the states with the best Law Clerk salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Law Clerk is 1.2 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Clerk
$29,601
Paralegal
$50,820

Average Law Clerk Salary By Company

Law Clerk jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Most Law Clerk jobs are in Insurance companies and Insurance companies. Companies like Locke Lord or Ropes & Gray will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like McCarter & English and Covington & Burling report highly competitive salaries for Law Clerks.

Average Law Clerk Salary By Location

Across America, Law Clerks make on average $67,505 annually or $32.45 hourly. Seattle, WA reports the highest Law Clerk salaries at $65,351 per year. The average starting salary in Seattle, WA for Law Clerks is $29,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Law Clerk salaries are Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, Oregon, and Maine. The lowest earning states are Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama, Arkansas, and Utah.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$65,351
2
Washington, DC
$54,914
3
Alexandria, VA
$54,857
4
Rockville, MD
$54,786
5
Philadelphia, PA
$54,532

RECENTLY ADDED Law Clerk SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
United States Courts
Law Clerk
10/23/2019
$62,236
Randstad
Law Clerk
10/22/2019
$22,957
United States Courts
Law Clerk
Nashville, TN
10/19/2019
$74,596
United States Courts
Law Clerk
Plano, TX
10/19/2019
$66,831
Office of The Secretary of Labor
Law Clerk
Cincinnati, OH
10/18/2019
$64,679
10/18/2019
$31,305
United States Courts
Law Clerk
10/17/2019
$62,236
United States Courts
Law Clerk
Tucson, AZ
10/14/2019
$62,780
Patent and Trademark Office
Law Clerk
10/13/2019
$57,510
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