The salary statistics of other legal support workers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other legal support workers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other legal support workers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other legal support workers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other legal support workers is $127,650. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $54,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,970. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 299% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other legal support workers from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of other legal support workers in 16 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for other legal support workers occupations is the information sector with an annual salary $64,470. The lowest paying sector is the real estate and rental and leasing sector (annual salary $37,660).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
From the above tables we note that not only other legal support workers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of other legal support workers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $29,170 to $104,760. The highest paying state for other legal support workers is Virginia with a median annual salary of $104,760. The lowest paying state is South Dakota with a median annual salary of $29,170. For more salary information of other legal support workers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New Jersey|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|New York|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|South Dakota|| |