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Legal Support Worker Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

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

Average Annual Salary of Legal Support Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,660
25th Percentile Wage
$54,700
50th Percentile Wage
$68,090
75th Percentile Wage
$82,560
90th Percentile Wage
$101,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legal support workers in the industry sector of manufacturing. 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 $101,120. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $68,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid legal support workers is $43,660.

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 manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201668,0901.97%10.68%
201566,7503.72%-
201464,2703.13%-
201362,2602.31%-
201260,820--

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

The average salaries of legal support workers in 20 industries in the manufacturing 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 pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing industry with an annual salary $74,310. The lowest paying industry is the tobacco manufacturing industry (annual salary $52,620). For detailed legal support worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$74,310
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$73,790
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$72,060
Chemical Manufacturing
$71,650
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$71,180
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$71,140
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$69,890
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$69,580
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$69,040
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$66,960
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$66,840
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$66,310
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$65,710
Machinery Manufacturing
$61,960
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
$61,800
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$60,790
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$59,360
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$57,410
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing
$52,620
Tobacco Manufacturing
$52,620

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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