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Highest Paying Cities for Other Legal Support Workers

The top 100 highest paying cities for other legal support workers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of other legal support workers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $108,410, Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania is the highest paying city for other legal support workers. It is followed by Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia (average annual salary $105,800). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of other legal support workers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Other Legal Support Workers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$108,410
30
2 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$105,800
8,750
3 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$105,790
100
4 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$104,680
320
5 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$103,670
9,390
6 Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$101,490
30
7 Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$94,510
30
8 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$91,860
530
9 Richmond, Virginia
$90,520
200
10 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$82,740
130
11 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$81,220
630
12 Anchorage, Alaska
$79,770
90
13 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$78,180
60
14 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$72,090
110
15 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$70,330
170
16 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$68,180
140
17 Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$68,040
40
18 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$67,010
150
19 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$65,280
100
20 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$65,020
100
21 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$64,440
n/a
22 Salem, Oregon
$64,320
100
23 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$63,900
230
24 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$63,860
510
25 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$63,620
340
26 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$62,490
250
27 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$62,410
630
28 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$61,910
220
29 Camden, New Jersey
$61,430
80
30 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$61,020
120
31 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$60,670
780
32 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$60,000
170
33 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$59,990
100
34 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$59,740
510
35 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$59,720
230
36 Boulder, Colorado
$59,600
80
37 Sussex County, Delaware
$59,200
n/a
38 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$59,190
250
39 North Georgia nonmetropolitan area, Georgia
$59,170
30
40 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$58,860
80
41 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$58,790
780
42 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$58,560
70
43 Rochester, New York
$58,550
50
44 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$58,490
2,260
45 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$58,460
320
46 Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$58,150
70
47 Tacoma, Washington
$58,140
120
48 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$57,900
1,730
49 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$57,450
180
50 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$57,390
n/a
51 Burlington-South Burlington, Vermont
$57,070
40
52 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$56,910
490
53 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$56,850
40
54 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$56,850
280
55 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$56,840
1,050
56 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$56,830
920
57 St Cloud, Minnesota
$56,450
n/a
58 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$56,360
n/a
59 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$56,300
540
60 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$56,290
610
61 Gary, Indiana
$56,290
30
62 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$56,080
220
63 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$56,080
1,000
64 Western Central Nevada nonmetropolitan area, Nevada
$56,030
n/a
65 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$55,570
510
66 Madison, Wisconsin
$55,570
60
67 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$55,480
1,370
68 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$55,380
800
69 Columbus, Ohio
$55,260
330
70 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$55,080
470
71 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$54,760
1,200
72 Syracuse, New York
$54,740
50
73 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$54,360
50
74 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$54,340
150
75 Urban Honolulu, USA
$54,220
210
76 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$53,970
460
77 Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado
$53,850
70
78 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$53,300
210
79 West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$53,230
50
80 Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area, Maryland
$53,170
40
81 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$53,160
2,540
82 Reno-Sparks, Nevada
$52,820
70
83 Mobile, Alabama
$52,580
50
84 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$52,580
50
85 Jackson, Mississippi
$52,570
40
86 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$52,430
470
87 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$52,380
560
88 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$52,020
140
89 Salisbury, Maryland
$51,870
110
90 Dayton, Ohio
$51,800
60
91 Olympia, Washington
$51,800
150
92 Ocala, Florida
$51,730
70
93 Akron, Ohio
$51,580
40
94 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$51,530
100
95 Wilmington, North Carolina
$51,150
30
96 Savannah, Georgia
$51,060
30
97 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$51,060
80
98 Columbia, South Carolina
$51,060
60
99 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$51,060
120
100 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$51,050
90
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