Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teacher Salary Information in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$83,490
25th Percentile Wage
$97,970
50th Percentile Wage
$121,850
75th Percentile Wage
$157,880
90th Percentile Wage
$141,990

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $141,990. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $121,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $83,490.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$121,850
-1.66% 38.56%
2016
$123,870
-3.89% -
2015
$128,690
40.75% -
2014
$76,250
1.82% -
2012
$74,860
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teacher Salary in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $121,850, Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is the highest paying city for postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers in state of Pennsylvania, followed by Philadelphia (median annual salary $96,710). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary atmospheric, earth, marine, and space sciences teachers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is 20.6 percent (20.6%) higher than that in Philadelphia.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$121,850
Philadelphia
$96,710
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$90,520
Pittsburgh
$85,420
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$63,500



See also: Top paying jobs in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania.