Athletes and Sports Competitors Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for athletes and sports competitors in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of athletes and sports competitors among Pennsylvania cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Athletes and Sports Competitors in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,320
25th Percentile Wage
$38,250
50th Percentile Wage
$87,340
75th Percentile Wage
$85,830
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for athletes and sports competitors in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $85,830. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,320.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for athletes and sports competitors in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of athletes and sports competitors from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
201487,34023.79%48.02%
201366,56031.79%-
201245,400--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Athletes and Sports Competitors in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of athletes and sports competitors in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of athletes and sports competitors in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $18,210 to $113,780. The highest paying area for athletes and sports competitors in Pennsylvania is Philadelphia with a median annual salary of $113,780. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington (mean annual salary $67,340). The lowest paying area is York-Hanover with a median annual salary of $18,210.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia
$113,780
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$67,340
Newark-Union
$60,980
York-Hanover
$18,210


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