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Legal Support Worker Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Legal Support Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,740
25th Percentile Wage
$47,120
50th Percentile Wage
$59,640
75th Percentile Wage
$73,030
90th Percentile Wage
$85,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legal support workers in the industry sector of construction. 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 $85,750. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $59,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid legal support workers is $34,740.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of legal support workers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201659,6406.74%15.02%
201555,620-0.02%-
201455,6305.36%-
201352,6503.74%-
201250,680--

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

The average salaries of legal support workers in six industries in the construction 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 heavy and civil engineering construction industry with an annual salary $62,540. The lowest paying industry is the power and communication line and related structures construction industry (annual salary $50,130). For detailed legal support worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$62,540
Nonresidential Building Construction
$60,310
Construction of Buildings
$58,350
Residential Building Construction
$57,490
Utility System Construction
$50,490
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$50,130

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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