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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
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

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 $103,660. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $69,310. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid legal support workers is $43,000.

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 manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
1.76% 12.25%
1.97% -
3.72% -
3.13% -
2.31% -
- -

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

The average salaries of legal support workers in 27 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 $76,460. 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
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
Chemical Manufacturing
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Chemical Manufacturing
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
Chemical Manufacturing
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
Machinery Manufacturing
Machinery Manufacturing
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
Food Manufacturing
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
Household Appliance Manufacturing
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing
Tobacco Manufacturing

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


Highest paying industries for legal support workers.