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 $57,953
Supreme CourtDirector of Public AffairsAustin, TX $95,000 - $115,113
Supreme CourtLegal Assistant IIIAustin, TX $58,000-$64,500
Court of Criminal AppealsDeputy Clerk IIIAustin, TX $36,000-$41,000
Court of Criminal AppealsExecutive Assistant (Yeary)Austin, TX $48,948
Court of Criminal AppealsResearch Attorney IVAustin, TX $112,112.40
Court of Criminal AppealsStaff Attorney IVAustin, TX$112,112.40
First Court of AppealsFirst Court InternshipsHouston, TX
First Court of AppealsState Job ApplicationHouston, TX
First Court of AppealsInterns Summer 2022Houston, TX 06/30/2022 1:28 PM
Fourth Court of AppealsOriginal Proceedings Staff AttorneyFourth Court of Appeals$97,527
Fourth Court of AppealsStaff AttorneySan Antonio, TX $97,527
Eighth Court of AppealsTemporary Staff AttorneyEl Paso, TX$5,000 - $7,725
Eighth Court of AppealsLegal Secretary I or Legal Secretary IIEl Paso, TX$2,320 - $3,000
Ninth Court of AppealsStaff AttorneyBeaumont, TX $73,000 +
Eleventh Court of AppealsAttorney IVEastland, TX $76,356 - $129,137
Eleventh Court of AppealsDeputy Clerk IEastland, TX$27,840 - $43,798
Fourteenth Court of AppealsFourteenth Court Intern ProgramHouston, TX
Fourteenth Court of AppealsState Job ApplicationHouston, TX
Fourteenth Court of AppealsInterns Summer 2022Houston, TX 06/30/2022 1:34 PM
Office of Court Administration14658336 Systems Administrator VAustin, TX$6,000.00-$7,350.00
Office of Court Administration14875611 Pretrial Program Specialist (Program Sp IV)Austin, TX$4,000.00 - $4,583.34
Office of Court Administration14875623 Pretrial Program Manager (Manager II)Austin, TX$5,833.34 - $6,500.00
Office of Court Administration14902682 Early Intervention Court Liaison (Program Specialist II) - LubbockAustin, TX$4,332.08 - $5,370.75
Office of Court Administration14913242 Early Intervention Court Liaison (Program Specialist II) - BeltonAustin, TX$4,332.8 - $5,370.75
Office of Court Administration15029732 Administrative Assistant V (OLS)Austin, TX$23.07/hr
Office of Court Administration15037126 Administrative Assistant IVAustin, TX$3,542.58 - $4,337.08

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.