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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other legal support workers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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|
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|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|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
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|
|New Jersey|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|New York|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|South Dakota|| |