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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 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [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
$18,730
25th Percentile Wage
$24,300
50th Percentile Wage
$32,300
75th Percentile Wage
$38,480
90th Percentile Wage
$47,300

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 $47,300. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $32,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,730.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$9.01
25th Percentile Wage
$11.68
50th Percentile Wage
$15.53
75th Percentile Wage
$18.50
90th Percentile Wage
$22.74

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 $22.74. The median hourly salary is $15.53. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $9.01.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201632,3003.03%10.28%
201531,3202.04%-
201430,6807.20%-
201328,470-1.79%-
201228,980--

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 $32,300 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 28.5 percent (28.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 11.0 percent (11.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$45,170
Philadelphia
$42,960
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$42,770
Lebanon
$39,310
Reading
$38,600
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$36,970
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$36,760
York-Hanover
$36,470
Pittsburgh
$36,110
Lancaster
$35,930
Williamsport
$35,100
State College
$35,070
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$34,350
Erie
$33,390
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$33,140
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$32,300
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$32,070
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$31,960
Altoona
$31,620
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$30,750
Johnstown
$28,750

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