Kentucky Paralegal Salaries

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.


Area name
Employment
Annual mean wage
Bowling Green KY
Estimate Not Released
32130
Cincinnati-Middletown OH-KY-IN
1220
48370
Clarksville TN-KY
80
36720
Elizabethtown KY
60
41560
Evansville IN-KY
240
33580
Huntington-Ashland WV-KY-OH
230
38730
Lexington-Fayette KY
340
42200
Louisville-Jefferson County KY-IN
1410
43390
Owensboro KY
80
32740
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
180
41240
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
210
34550
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
230
45310
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
190
37380

Salary and employment data has been compiled by the United States Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2010.

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