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Legal Support Worker Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Legal Support Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,770
25th Percentile Wage
$40,300
50th Percentile Wage
$59,990
75th Percentile Wage
$78,880
90th Percentile Wage
$97,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for legal support workers in the industry sector of information. 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 $97,610. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $59,990. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid legal support workers is $28,770.

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 information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$59,990
-2.07% 0.73%
2016
$61,230
-0.59% -
2015
$61,590
-2.18% -
2014
$62,930
3.45% -
2013
$60,760
1.99% -
2012
$59,550
- -

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

The average salaries of legal support workers in 18 industries in the information 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 other telecommunications industry with an annual salary $81,550. The lowest paying industry is the television broadcasting industry (annual salary $37,310). For detailed legal support worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Telecommunications
$81,550
Software Publishers
$74,910
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$69,680
Telecommunications
$69,470
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$67,460
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$67,100
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$62,960
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$60,050
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$60,050
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$59,680
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$53,920
Other Information Services
$49,820
Other Information Services
$49,820
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$40,400
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$39,850
Newspaper Publishers
$39,780
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$37,670
Television Broadcasting
$37,310

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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