LEGAL CLERK SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$47,000
$27,000
Min 10%
$47,000
Median 50%
$81,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
SYNNEX
Highest Paying City
San Luis Obispo, CA
Highest Paying State
Maryland
Average Experience Level
2.3 years
How much does a legal clerk make?
Legal Clerks in America make an average salary of $47,690 per year or $22.93 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $27,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $81,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Legal Clerks are in Professional companies and Finance companies. The best states for high paying Legal Clerk jobs are Maryland, District of Columbia, Delaware, Colorado, and Washington. The typical employment in the position spans 2.3 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Clerk
$29,601
Paralegal
$50,820
Law Clerk
$67,505

Average Legal Clerk Salary By Company

Legal Clerks report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Legal Clerks are Professional companies and Finance companies. SYNNEX and America First Credit Union are the best paying companies for Legal Clerks. If you can find a job at a company like JPMorgan Chase or City of San Luis Obispo, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Legal Clerks.

Average Legal Clerk Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Legal Clerk in the USA is $47,690 annually or $22.93 hourly. Legal Clerks make the most in San Luis Obispo, CA at about $53,626 per year. The average starting salary in San Luis Obispo, CA for Legal Clerks is $28,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Legal Clerk salaries are Maryland, District of Columbia, Delaware, Colorado, and Washington. Arkansas, Mississippi, Tennessee, South Carolina, and Alabama are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Luis Obispo, CA
$53,626
2
New York, NY
$52,499
3
Indianapolis, IN
$50,990
4
Chicago, IL
$50,848
5
Overland Park, KS
$48,703

RECENTLY ADDED Legal Clerk SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Robert Half
Legal Clerk
10/28/2019
$27,131
Robert Half
Legal Clerk
10/28/2019
$27,131
09/25/2019
$27,131
Robert Half
Legal Clerk
09/20/2019
$27,131
Robert Half
Legal Clerk
09/16/2019
$29,218
Robert Half
Legal Clerk
08/29/2019
$31,305
Robert Half
Legal Clerk
08/19/2019
$25,044
Randstad
Legal Clerk
08/10/2019
$21,914
Robert Half
Legal Clerk
08/01/2019
$25,044
Randstad
Legal Clerk
07/25/2019
$41,740
Show More