Important to note in the pay structure. There are four pay levels according to the website. You must have an RPR to be employed. In order to make the $90K, you have to stay diligent and work towards passing the two exams. Links below to RMR and CRR requirements.
Level 1: Starting salary ($79,080)
Level 2: Starting salary plus 5% ($83,034); requires merit certification*
Level 3: Starting salary plus 10% ($86,988); requires realtime certification**
Level 4: Starting salary plus 15% ($90,942); requires realtime certification and merit certification
* Merit certification = Registered Merit Reporter (RMR) certificate from the National Court Reporters Association (NCRA).
** Realtime certification = successful completion of (CRR) Certified Realtime Examination Certificate by NCRA or equivalent exam.