During 2011, there were 3,240 paralegals working in Kentucky. The average salary for these paralegals was $39,970 with the top ten percent earning an average of $60,880. The majority were found working in the West Central nonmetropolitan area. Those employed in this area did earn slightly more with an average salary of $45,310 and those in the 90th percentile earning $66,100.
Salary and employment data has been compiled by the United States Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2010.