In 2011, there were a total of 770 paralegals working in Hawaii, most of which were employed in Honolulu. The average salary for these paralegals statewide was $52,270 while the top ten percent earned $22,450 more at $74,720 on average. Those working in Honolulu were noted to be the highest paid throughout the state at $51,540 and those in the 90th percentile of this area averaging $75,090.
|Area name||Employment||Hourly mean wage||Annual mean wage||Hourly median wage||Hourly 75th percentile wage||Hourly 90th percentile wage||Annual median wage||Annual 75th percentile wage||Annual 90th percentile wage |
|Hawaii / Maui / Kauai nonmetropolitan area||110||24.77||51510||22.47||25.30||32.24||46740||52630||67050|
Salary and employment data has been compiled by the United States Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2010.