Court Reporters Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for court reporters in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of court reporters among Iowa cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Court Reporters in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,630
25th Percentile Wage
$55,140
50th Percentile Wage
$78,330
75th Percentile Wage
$78,350
90th Percentile Wage
$78,350

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for court reporters in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,350. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,630.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of court reporters from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$78,330
11.26% 8.54%
2016
$69,510
-9.41% -
2015
$76,050
0.14% -
2014
$75,940
3.81% -
2013
$73,050
1.93% -
2012
$71,640
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Court Reporters in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of court reporters in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of court reporters in state of Iowa ranges from $57,640 to $72,720. The highest paying area for court reporters in Iowa is Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $72,720. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Davenport-Moline-Rock Island (mean annual salary $72,280). The lowest paying area is Des Moines-West Des Moines with a median annual salary of $57,640.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$72,720
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$72,280
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$57,640




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