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Judicial Law Clerk Salary Information in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois

The annual and hourly salary statistics of judicial law clerks in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of judicial law clerks in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area) is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Judicial Law Clerks in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,110
25th Percentile Wage
$42,170
50th Percentile Wage
$47,120
75th Percentile Wage
$57,640
90th Percentile Wage
$87,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for judicial law clerks in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $87,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $47,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,110.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of judicial law clerks from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$47,120
-66.74% -10.59%
2015
$78,570
26.00% -
2014
$58,140
22.21% -
2013
$45,230
-15.21% -
2012
$52,110
- -

Table 3. Compare Judicial Law Clerk Salary in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area) with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $47,120, Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area) is the second highest paying city for judicial law clerks in state of Illinois, following the highest paying city Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) (median annual salary of $47,890). Compared with Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), the median annual salary of judicial law clerks in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area) is 1.6 percent (1.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$47,890
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$47,120



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