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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
$43,000
25th Percentile Wage
$54,710
50th Percentile Wage
$69,310
75th Percentile Wage
$84,800
90th Percentile Wage
$103,660

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
2017
$69,310
1.76% 12.25%
2016
$68,090
1.97% -
2015
$66,750
3.72% -
2014
$64,270
3.13% -
2013
$62,260
2.31% -
2012
$60,820
- -

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
$76,460
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$76,450
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$75,840
Chemical Manufacturing
$74,670
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$73,090
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$72,880
Chemical Manufacturing
$72,620
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$71,940
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
$71,000
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$70,030
Chemical Manufacturing
$69,930
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$69,740
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$68,090
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$67,130
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$67,110
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
$65,860
Machinery Manufacturing
$63,200
Machinery Manufacturing
$62,070
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
$61,800
Food Manufacturing
$61,410
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$60,790
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$60,670
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$57,950
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$57,410
Household Appliance Manufacturing
$57,120
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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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