Law Clerk Salaries

2,366 SalariesUpdated May 5, 2021

Average Base Pay
$69,615 / yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
0
Low
0
High

Additional Cash Compensation

AverageNo Reports
RangeNo Reports

How much does a Law Clerk make?

The national average salary for a Law Clerk is $69,615 in United States. Filter by location to see Law Clerk salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,366 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Law Clerk employees.

Salaries for Related Job Titles

Judicial Law Clerk$62K

How much should you negotiate?

See how your offer stacks up to other pay packages and negotiate confidently.

Analyze Offer

Loading Jobs

Salaries by Company

SortPopular | Most Reports | Salary
Filter by Location
or
Search for Specific Employer
Average Base Salaries in (USD)
Company
Average Base Salaries in (USD)
Low
High

Law Clerk

Sullivan & Cromwell

$195,976/yr

Range: $181K - $199K

91 salaries

$195,976/yr
$181K$199K

Law Clerk

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison

$195,976/yr

Range: $49K - $315K

50 salaries

$195,976/yr
$49K$315K

Law Clerk

DLA Piper

$196,622/yr

Range: $25K - $290K

46 salaries

$196,622/yr
$25K$290K

Law Clerk

Kevin Kerveng Tung

$46,423/yr

Range: $40K - $57K

38 salaries

$46,423/yr
$40K$57K

Law Clerk

New Jersey Courts

$51,682/yr

Range: $49K - $56K

34 salaries

$51,682/yr
$49K$56K

Law Clerk

Minnesota Judicial Branch

$57,767/yr

Range: $43K - $67K

33 salaries

$57,767/yr
$43K$67K

Law Clerk

Simpson Thacher

$196,622/yr

Range: $196K - $264K

33 salaries

$196,622/yr
$196K$264K

Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – 

Law Clerk

White & Case

$195,920/yr

Range: $134K - $295K

33 salaries

$195,920/yr
$134K$295K

Law Clerk

Ropes & Gray

$196,622/yr

Range: $197K - $231K

33 salaries

$196,622/yr
$197K$231K

Law Clerk - Hourly

CACI International

$35/hr

Range: $29 - $40

31 salaries

$35/hr
$29$40

Law Clerk

Goodwin

$196,622/yr

Range: $83K - $228K

31 salaries

$196,622/yr
$83K$228K

Law Clerk

United States Federal Courts

$87,242/yr

Range: $64K - $142K

25 salaries

$87,242/yr
$64K$142K

Law Clerk

Dewey & LeBoeuf

$186,876/yr

Range: $186K - $331K

25 salaries

$186,876/yr
$186K$331K

Law Clerk

Quinn Emanuel

$196,622/yr

Range: $78K - $210K

18 salaries

$196,622/yr
$78K$210K

Law Clerk

Debevoise & Plimpton

$196,622/yr

Range: $196K - $316K

18 salaries

$196,622/yr
$196K$316K

Law Clerk

Dai & Associates

$41,822/yr

Range: $36K - $60K

18 salaries

$41,822/yr
$36K$60K

Law Clerk - Hourly

Liberty Mutual Insurance

$21/hr

Range: $17 - $31

18 salaries

$21/hr
$17$31

Law Clerk

O'Melveny & Myers

$190,369/yr

Range: $120K - $238K

17 salaries

$190,369/yr
$120K$238K

Law Clerk

Liberty Mutual Insurance

$65,653/yr

Range: $54K - $71K

17 salaries

$65,653/yr
$54K$71K

Law Clerk

DTI

$61,995/yr

Range: $49K - $77K

16 salaries

$61,995/yr
$49K$77K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent law clerk salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$65,561
per year
A Judicial Law Clerk in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $65,561 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$190,000
per year
A Law Clerk in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $190,000 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$64,000
per year
A Law Clerk in the New Orleans, LA Area area reported making $64,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New Orleans, LA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government