Law Clerk salary in New York

Average salary
Based on 457 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Law Clerks make?
The average total salary for a Law Clerk is $54,000 per year. This is based on data from 457 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Law Clerk and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Law Clerk salary can vary between $20,000 to $192,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Law Clerk salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
Latham Watkins, New York
11 income tax records
$48K – $191K
Sullivan Cromwell, New York
19 income tax records
$30K – $192K
State Of New York, New York
11 income tax records
$24K – $123K
Simpson Thacher, New York
13 income tax records
$36K – $81K
Cleary Gottlieb Steen Hamilton, New York
10 income tax records
$55K – $68K
Cravath Swaine Moore, New York
16 income tax records
$32K – $194K
Fried Frank, New York
11 income tax records
$37K – $132K
US Courts, New York
36 income tax records
$20K – $95K
Davis Polk Wardwell, New York
23 income tax records
$37K – $215K
Weil Gotshal Manges, New York
12 income tax records
$34K – $57K
White Case, New York
11 income tax records
$46K – $217K
Debevoise Plimpton, New York
12 income tax records
$35K – $166K

Law Clerk demographics in New York

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90% are single
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10% are married
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5% have kids
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4% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Law Clerks in New York

457 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a law clerk in New York is $54,000 per year. Law clerk salaries in New York can vary between $20,000 to $192,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 457 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as law clerk.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for law clerks in New York: Latham Watkins ($75,000 a year), Sullivan Cromwell ($74,000 a year), and State of New York ($65,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for law clerks in New York: Brooklyn, NY ($58,500 a year), Long Island City, NY ($58,000 a year), and New York, NY ($56,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.