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Other Legal Support Worker Salary Information

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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Other Legal Support Worker Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,410
25th Percentile Wage
$41,040
50th Percentile Wage
$56,120
75th Percentile Wage
$88,960
90th Percentile Wage
$128,950

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 $128,950. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $56,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,410. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 310% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other legal support workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$56,120
2.62% 6.17%
2016
$54,650
1.34% -
2015
$53,920
0.33% -
2014
$53,740
2.20% -
2013
$52,560
-0.19% -
2012
$52,660
- -

Table 2. Other Legal Support Worker Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other legal support workers in 18 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 mining sector with an annual salary $72,220. The lowest paying sector is the retail trade sector (annual salary $34,880).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Mining
$72,220
Manufacturing
$66,030
Information
$60,870
Finance and Insurance
$60,250
Federal, State, and Local Government
$59,970
Utilities
$59,630
Wholesale Trade
$58,920
Transportation and Warehousing
$58,420
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$57,930
Construction
$57,530
Educational Services
$56,850
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$55,500
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$55,190
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$52,710
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$43,330
Health Care and Social Assistance
$41,560
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$40,530
Retail Trade
$34,880

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Legal Support Workers by States

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 $33,300 to $117,210. The highest paying state for other legal support workers is Virginia with a median annual salary of $117,210. The lowest paying state is South Dakota with a median annual salary of $33,300. 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
Virginia
$117,210
Alaska
$85,280
New Jersey
$66,340
Rhode Island
$65,710
District of Columbia
$64,700
Massachusetts
$62,940
Connecticut
$61,180
Washington
$59,990
Pennsylvania
$59,990
Maryland
$59,790
Vermont
$58,700
Colorado
$57,540
Oregon
$56,240
Kentucky
$56,140
New York
$55,570
Minnesota
$55,240
Nevada
$54,890
Texas
$54,790
Hawaii
$54,220
Georgia
$54,130
Illinois
$53,100
New Hampshire
$52,930
South Carolina
$52,880
Mississippi
$52,570
Ohio
$51,570
Arizona
$51,080
Tennessee
$51,050
Alabama
$50,190
California
$50,040
Delaware
$49,730
Puerto Rico
$49,320
Montana
$48,580
Nebraska
$48,330
Kansas
$48,120
Iowa
$47,870
North Carolina
$47,610
Wisconsin
$47,470
Michigan
$46,790
Missouri
$46,690
Louisiana
$46,380
Maine
$46,260
Oklahoma
$46,110
Idaho
$44,870
Indiana
$43,690
Florida
$41,750
New Mexico
$41,660
Utah
$41,110
North Dakota
$40,670
Arkansas
$40,670
West Virginia
$37,670
Wyoming
$36,610
South Dakota
$33,300



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