Careers

Job Postings 

The Texas Judicial Branch offers numerous employment opportunities at both the state and local level that provide a rewarding career of public service working to ensure equal justice for all. State-level Judicial Branch employees are employees of the State of Texas who are entitled to a competitive benefit package, including health insurance, dental insurance and retirement plans.

Career Opportunities
OrganizationPositionLocationSalaryClosing Date
Supreme CourtJudicial InternshipsAustin, TX
Supreme CourtLaw ClerksAustin, TX $74,000
Supreme CourtJudicial Staff Attorney for Justice Evan YoungAustin, TX$130,200
Court of Criminal AppealsClerkshipsAustin, TX $70,954
Court of Criminal AppealsInternshipsAustin, TX
Court of Criminal AppealsFinancial Examiner VIIAustin, TX $97,010 - $164,069
First Court of AppealsStaff Attorney IVHouston, TX $105,000 - $120,000 per year
First Court of AppealsStaff Attorney IV (TWO-MONTH TERM)Houston, TX $7,500 - $10,000 per month
Second Court of AppealsStaff Attorney IVFt. Worth, TX$124,438
Fourth Court of AppealsDeputy Clerk ISan Antonio, TX $35,000 - $40,000
Fourth Court of AppealsState of Texas ApplicationSan Antonio, TX
Sixth Court of AppealsAttorney IV - Staff AttorneyTexarkana, TX $108,000 to $125,000
Seventh Court of AppealsDeputy Clerk IIIAmarillo, TX $39,976 - $61,399
Twelfth Court of AppealsPart-Time AccountantTyler, TX
Fourteenth Court of AppealsFourteenth Court Intern ProgramHouston, TX
Fourteenth Court of AppealsDeputy Clerk IVHouston, TX$55,000 - $70,000 depending on experience
Fifteenth Court of AppealsAttorney IV for Chief Justice Scott BristerAustin, TX$115,000.08 - $125,000.0407/24/2024 11:59 PM
Fifteenth Court of AppealsAttorney IV for Justice Scott FieldAustin, TX$115,000.08 - $125,000.0407/25/2024 11:59 PM
Fifteenth Court of AppealsAttorney IV for Justice April FarrisHouston, TX$115,000.08 - $125,000.0407/26/2024 11:59 PM
Office of Court Administration00039772 Systems Administrator (Server Administrator) IV-VAustin, TX$5,800.00-$7,560.00
Office of Court Administration00041185 Program Specialist V (Court Services Consultant - Admin)Austin, TX$5,590.84 - $6,250.0007/23/2024 11:59 PM
Office of Court Administration00042864 Administrative Assistant IV (Front Desk Receptionist)Austin, TX$3,500.00 - $4,000.0007/22/2024 11:59 PM

How to Apply

Please refer to the job posting for specific application instructions. Some postings may require submission of the State of Texas Application for Employment.

EEO/ADA Compliance

The Judicial Branch is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of a person's race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, transgender status, and sexual orientation), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, any request for reasonable accommodations needed during the application process should be communicated by the applicant to the court or agency.