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All Occupations Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of all occupations in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of all occupations in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2012 [1].

Table 1. Annual Salary of All Occupations in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$65,450
75th Percentile Wage
$45,450
50th Percentile Wage
$29,980
25th Percentile Wage
$20,830
10th Percentile Wage
$17,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for all occupations in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $65,450. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $29,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,440.

Table 2. Hourly Salary of All Occupations in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$31.47
75th Percentile Wage
$21.85
50th Percentile Wage
$14.42
25th Percentile Wage
$10.01
10th Percentile Wage
$8.39

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for all occupations in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $31.47. The median hourly salary is $14.42. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.39.

Table 3. Compare All Occupations Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $29,980 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for all occupations in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of all occupations in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 28.8 percent (28.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 4.8 percent (4.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Altoona.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$42,120
Philadelphia
$39,110
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$38,800
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$36,100
Reading
$34,910
Pittsburgh
$34,780
State College
$34,710
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$34,560
York-Hanover
$33,200
Lancaster
$32,150
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$31,790
Lebanon
$31,270
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$31,170
Williamsport
$30,610
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$30,220
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$29,980
Erie
$29,620
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$29,480
Johnstown
$29,340
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$29,240
Altoona
$28,530

Table 4. Comparison of All Occupations Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania, and the Nation

From Table 4, notice that the median annual salary of all occupations in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is lower than the salary statistics of both state of Pennsylvania and the United States. Specifically, the median salary of all occupations in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area ($29,980) is 14.1 percent (14.1%) lower than that in Pennsylvania ($34,900) and 13.7 percent (13.7%) lower than that in the United States ($34,750).

Region Median annual Salary
Pennsylvania
$34,900
USA
$34,750
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$29,980