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Miscellaneous Legal Support Worker Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of miscellaneous legal support workers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare miscellaneous legal support worker salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,230
25th Percentile Wage
$33,690
50th Percentile Wage
$44,360
75th Percentile Wage
$59,200
90th Percentile Wage
$79,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous legal support workers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) miscellaneous legal support workers is $79,800. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $44,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous legal support workers is $26,230.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous legal support workers in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$44,360
3.31% 8.27%
2016
$42,890
3.43% -
2015
$41,420
1.64% -
2014
$40,740
-0.34% -
2013
$40,880
0.46% -
2012
$40,690
- -

Compare Miscellaneous Legal Support Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of miscellaneous legal support workers in twelve industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for miscellaneous legal support worker occupations is the engineering services industry with an annual salary $61,570. The lowest paying industry is the accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services industry (annual salary $36,410). For detailed miscellaneous legal support worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Engineering Services
$61,570
Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services
$61,100
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$56,420
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$53,880
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$51,590
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$51,060
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$48,860
Scientific Research and Development Services
$48,200
Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities
$45,680
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$44,360
Legal Services
$44,010
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
$36,410

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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