Judicial law clerk earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Judicial law clerk salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Connecticut $80,020
North Dakota $78,960
Iowa $73,670
Washington $73,100
Nevada $69,720
Tennessee $63,570
California $63,090
Illinois $63,000
Colorado $60,670
Arkansas $60,040
Maryland $58,820
Idaho $57,860
Louisiana $57,630
Delaware $55,170
Minnesota $53,940
Alaska $51,350
Hawaii $49,410
New Jersey $49,410
Texas $49,410
West Virginia $49,130
Ohio $49,090
Michigan $48,600
Virginia $48,600
Missouri $48,540
Wisconsin $47,750
Nebraska $47,740
Pennsylvania $46,670
Maine $46,210
Florida $45,180
Arizona $39,570
Utah $38,830
Oregon $38,800
Montana $38,280
South Carolina $37,300
Indiana $37,090
Georgia $36,820
Oklahoma $34,560
Kansas $33,940
Mississippi $30,200
Kentucky $30,180
New York $131,580

How do judicial law clerk salaries compare to similar careers?

Judicial law clerks earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than sheriffs but more than legislators.

Career Median Salary
Sheriff salary $65K
Police officer salary $65K
Transit police officer salary $65K
Forensic science technician salary $62K
Probation officer salary $60K
Judicial law clerk salary $51K
Arbitrator salary $49K
Paralegal salary $56K
Fish and game warden salary $61K
Legislator salary $37K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)