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Miscellaneous Legal Support Worker Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of miscellaneous legal support workers in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare miscellaneous legal support worker salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,030
25th Percentile Wage
$43,820
50th Percentile Wage
$57,130
75th Percentile Wage
$88,100
90th Percentile Wage
$127,650

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous legal support workers in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. 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 $127,650. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $57,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous legal support workers is $35,030.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous legal support workers in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201657,1300.70%4.78%
201556,7300.58%-
201456,4002.80%-
201354,8200.77%-
201254,400--

Compare Miscellaneous Legal Support Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of miscellaneous legal support workers in eight industries in the federal, state, and local government 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 federal executive branch (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $79,210. The lowest paying industry is the state government, including schools and hospitals industry (annual salary $49,740). For detailed miscellaneous legal support worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$79,210
Federal government, including USPS
$79,210
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$57,130
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$57,130
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$50,720
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$50,540
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$49,760
State government, including schools and hospitals
$49,740

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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