Judicial Law Clerks (23-1012)

Occupation description:  Assist judges in court or by conducting research or preparing legal documents. Excludes Lawyers (23-1011) and Paralegals and Legal Assistants (23-2011).

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 7672 -5.30 22
United States 12,40011,600 -6.30 270270

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities. Read more.

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 28.7715.6520.02 24.8933.4951.27

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
11966 55.50.0 0.0
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation33
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation3
UI claimants previously working in occupation6
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 76
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: Doctoral or professional degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

Seattle University School of Law   (Anchorage)
Juris Doctorate (Year Three)
Study Law in Alaska - Summer Program