Court reporter earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Court reporter salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Massachusetts $93,240
New York $95,450
Colorado $82,350
Texas $73,400
California $75,740
Iowa $69,510
New Mexico $64,320
Arizona $64,320
Tennessee $59,100
Kansas $55,480
Minnesota $71,060
Illinois $56,720
Wisconsin $48,070
Montana $50,950
Nevada $59,370
New Jersey $49,590
Missouri $56,060
Washington $51,350
Delaware $62,780
West Virginia $54,900
Virginia $47,620
Hawaii $48,640
Oklahoma $53,680
Connecticut $53,470
District of Columbia $48,130
Pennsylvania $50,240
Oregon $53,810
North Dakota $49,380
Ohio $47,370
Nebraska $47,450
Michigan $43,070
Florida $36,100
Idaho $52,060
North Carolina $48,250
South Dakota $45,990
South Carolina $30,770
Arkansas $44,330
Maryland $40,170
Louisiana $42,690
Georgia $35,930
Mississippi $40,040
Alabama $30,830
Indiana $35,730
Kentucky $31,450
Puerto Rico $26,970
Utah $18,420

How do court reporter salaries compare to similar careers?

Court reporters earn 28% more than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make more than lawyers.

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