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)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 8074 -7.51 33
United States 14,00014,800 5.5200 500780

Job outlook

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


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 27.8415.8619.46 24.6831.7246.75

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
11576 66.14.5 2.3
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation37
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation3
UI claimants previously working in occupation2
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 78
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

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