NCRA Statistics

As of February 28, 2018.

Overall Statistics

  • Number of members (all): 14,657
  • Number of court reporter members: 11,495
  • Number of stenographic court reporters in marketplace: 32,000 (est.)
  • Percentage Male/Female: 11% Male – 89% Female
  • Average age of court reporters: 55

Membership Breakdown

  • Freelancer – 62% (Reporter Members)
  • Official – 34% (Reporter Members)
  • Captioner – 4.7% (Reporter Members)
  • Videographer – 2% (Associate Members)
  • Firm Owner – 20.6% (Associate & Reporter Members)
  • Instructor – 12.1% (Associate & Reporter Members)

Schools

NCRA Certificates

  • Realtime Systems Administrator – 264
  • Trial Presentation Professional – 171

NCRA Certifications

  • Registered Professional Reporter (RPR) – 6,248
  • Registered Merit Reporter (RMR) – 1,864
  • Registered Diplomate Reporter (RDR) – 486
  • Certified Realtime Captioner (CRC) – 804
  • Certified Realtime Reporter (CRR) – 2,478
  • Certified Manager of Reporting Services (CMRS) – 119
  • Certified Legal Video Specialist (CLVS) – 319
  • Certified Reporting Instructor (CRI) – 250
  • Certified Program Evaluator (CPE) – 93
  • Master Certified Reporting Instructor (MCRI) – 2