Lawyer and Judicial Law Clerk Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of lawyers and judicial law clerks in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare lawyer and judicial law clerk salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Lawyers and Judicial Law Clerks

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$75,220
25th Percentile Wage
$108,260
50th Percentile Wage
$160,920
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for lawyers and judicial law clerks in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $160,920. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $108,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid lawyers and judicial law clerks is $75,220.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of lawyers and judicial law clerks in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016160,920-0.09%4.52%
2015161,0600.45%-
2014160,3404.26%-
2013153,510-0.09%-
2012153,650--

Compare Lawyer and Judicial Law Clerk Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of lawyers and judicial law clerks in 33 industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for lawyer and judicial law clerk occupations is the industrial machinery manufacturing industry with an annual salary $193,590. The lowest paying industry is the printing and related support activities industry (annual salary $64,650). For detailed lawyer and judicial law clerk salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
$193,590
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$183,050
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$179,490
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
$179,270
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$177,260
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$175,670
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$174,970
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$170,660
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$170,510
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$165,960
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$165,680
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$161,610
Chemical Manufacturing
$159,400
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
$156,280
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$153,510
Machinery Manufacturing
$152,540
Plastics Product Manufacturing
$151,680
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$149,920
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$149,250
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
$147,020
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$146,750
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
$140,210
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$138,350
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
$137,820
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$129,310
Food Manufacturing
$128,010
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$126,120
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$126,120
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
$122,360
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
$122,130
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
$113,370
Printing and Related Support Activities
$64,650
Printing and Related Support Activities
$64,650

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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