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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 data 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,460
25th Percentile Wage
$25,430
50th Percentile Wage
$32,890
75th Percentile Wage
$39,690
90th Percentile Wage
$48,410

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 $48,410. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $32,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $20,460.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$32,890
1.79% 11.89%
2016
$32,300
3.03% -
2015
$31,320
2.04% -
2014
$30,680
7.20% -
2013
$28,470
-1.79% -
2012
$28,980
- -

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 $32,890 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 29.5 percent (29.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 8.0 percent (8.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$46,620
Philadelphia
$43,200
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$43,100
Lebanon
$40,470
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$39,210
Reading
$38,700
Lancaster
$37,630
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$37,100
York-Hanover
$36,760
Pittsburgh
$36,710
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$36,350
State College
$35,540
Erie
$35,130
Williamsport
$34,440
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$33,660
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$32,890
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$32,680
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$32,070
Altoona
$31,920
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$31,820
Johnstown
$30,250



See also: Top paying jobs in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania.