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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
$29,810
25th Percentile Wage
$42,010
50th Percentile Wage
$61,230
75th Percentile Wage
$81,410
90th Percentile Wage
$100,550

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 $100,550. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $61,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid legal support workers is $29,810.

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 information from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201661,230-0.59%2.74%
201561,590-2.18%-
201462,9303.45%-
201360,7601.99%-
201259,550--

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

The average salaries of legal support workers in 14 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 motion picture and video industries industry (annual salary $39,850). 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
$72,340
Telecommunications
$69,500
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$67,100
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$66,750
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$61,820
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$61,820
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$59,310
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$56,190
Other Information Services
$53,210
Other Information Services
$53,210
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$52,200
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$40,940
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$39,850

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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