Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerk Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$46,390
75th Percentile Wage
$37,930
50th Percentile Wage
$30,680
25th Percentile Wage
$25,170
10th Percentile Wage
$18,950

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 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 $46,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $30,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,950.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$22.31
75th Percentile Wage
$18.23
50th Percentile Wage
$14.75
25th Percentile Wage
$12.10
10th Percentile Wage
$9.11

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $22.31. The median hourly salary is $14.75. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $9.11.

Table 3. Compare Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerk Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $30,680 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 28.3 percent (28.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 8.5 percent (8.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$42,770
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$40,250
Philadelphia
$39,860
Lebanon
$36,430
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$36,300
Reading
$35,410
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$35,200
Lancaster
$34,910
Pittsburgh
$34,900
York-Hanover
$34,580
Williamsport
$34,230
State College
$34,190
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$32,240
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$32,070
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$32,000
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$30,680
Altoona
$29,350
Erie
$29,210
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$28,460
Johnstown
$28,220
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$28,070

Table 4. Comparison of Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerk Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania, and the Nation

From Table 4, it is noted that the median annual salary of bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks 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 bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area ($30,680) is 13.7 percent (13.7%) lower than that in Pennsylvania ($35,530) and 15.8 percent (15.8%) lower than that in the United States ($36,430).

Region Median annual Salary
USA
$36,430
Pennsylvania
$35,530
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$30,680

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