The annual and hourly salary statistics of logging equipment operators in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of logging equipment operators in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$22,520|
|25th Percentile Wage||$26,540|
|50th Percentile Wage||$34,370|
|75th Percentile Wage||$44,210|
|90th Percentile Wage||$48,390|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for logging equipment operators in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $48,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $34,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $22,520.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of logging equipment operators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $34,370 in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is in the middle of salary range for logging equipment operators in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of logging equipment operators in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is 21.7 percent (21.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area and 28.5 percent (28.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Utica-Rome.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Central New York nonmetropolitan area|| |