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Highest Paying Industries for Court Reporters

The top 14 highest paying industries for court reporters (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 in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $56,400, federal government, including usps is the highest paying industry for court reporters. It is followed by federal executive branch (oes designation) industry (average annual salary $56,400). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of court reporters in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 14 Highest Paying Industries for Court Reporters

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Federal government, including USPS
$56,400
70
2 Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$56,400
70
3 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$54,990
6,620
4 Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$54,940
6,610
5 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$53,320
13,070
6 Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$53,320
13,050
7 Federal, State, and Local Government
$53,320
13,050
8 State government, including schools and hospitals
$51,900
6,380
9 State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$51,890
6,380
10 Business Support Services
$41,680
4,890
11 Administrative and Support Services
$41,590
4,930
12 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$41,590
4,930
13 Temporary Help Services
$34,690
30
14 Employment Services
$34,690
40
See also: Highest paying cities for court reporters.