Legal Support Worker Salary in Sector of Utilities

The salary statistics of legal support workers in the industry sector of utilities are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare legal support worker salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Average Annual Salary of Legal Support Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,920
25th Percentile Wage
$57,250
50th Percentile Wage
$70,360
75th Percentile Wage
$83,810
90th Percentile Wage
$100,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legal support workers in the industry sector of utilities. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) legal support workers is $100,160. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $70,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid legal support workers is $43,920.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of legal support workers in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$70,360
2.06% 13.00%
2016
$68,910
6.79% -
2015
$64,230
2.09% -
2014
$62,890
1.80% -
2013
$61,760
0.89% -
2012
$61,210
- -

Compare Legal Support Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of legal support workers in five industries in the utilities sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for legal support worker occupations is the natural gas distribution industry with an annual salary $78,430. The lowest paying industry is the fossil fuel electric power generation industry (annual salary $55,800). For detailed legal support worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Natural Gas Distribution
$78,430
Wind Electric Power Generation
$71,460
Utilities
$70,360
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$67,640
Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation
$55,800

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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