Other Legal Support Worker Salary Information in California

The average annual and hourly salaries for other legal support workers in the state of California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other legal support workers among California metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Other Legal Support Workers in California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,320
25th Percentile Wage
$36,410
50th Percentile Wage
$52,140
75th Percentile Wage
$64,330
90th Percentile Wage
$89,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other legal support workers in California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $89,100. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,320.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.65
25th Percentile Wage
$17.51
50th Percentile Wage
$25.07
75th Percentile Wage
$30.93
90th Percentile Wage
$42.84

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for other legal support workers in California in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $42.84. The median hourly salary is $25.07. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.65.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other legal support workers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201652,1400.25%-7.08%
201552,010-5.02%-
201454,6200.38%-
201354,410-2.61%-
201255,830--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Other Legal Support Workers in California Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other legal support workers in some California cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other legal support workers in state of California ranges from $35,290 to $69,630. The highest paying area for other legal support workers in California is San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara with a median annual salary of $69,630. The second highest paying city/area in California State is San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City (mean annual salary $61,710). The lowest paying area is Fresno with a median annual salary of $35,290.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$69,630
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$61,710
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$61,340
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$59,990
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$58,610
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$55,890
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$54,480
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$53,160
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$51,140
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$48,790
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$48,190
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$47,660
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$44,170
Chico
$43,740
Bakersfield-Delano
$36,050
Fresno
$35,290


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