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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
$34,070
25th Percentile Wage
$44,490
50th Percentile Wage
$58,610
75th Percentile Wage
$73,410
90th Percentile Wage
$89,070

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 $89,070. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $58,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid legal support workers is $34,070.

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 construction from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$58,610
-1.76% 13.53%
2016
$59,640
6.74% -
2015
$55,620
-0.02% -
2014
$55,630
5.36% -
2013
$52,650
3.74% -
2012
$50,680
- -

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

The average salaries of legal support workers in ten 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 plumbing, heating, and air-conditioning contractors industry with an annual salary $61,000. 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
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$61,000
Building Equipment Contractors
$60,800
Specialty Trade Contractors
$60,300
Nonresidential Building Construction
$60,020
Construction of Buildings
$58,440
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$58,420
Residential Building Construction
$57,870
Land Subdivision
$56,670
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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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