Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialist Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists 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 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,200
25th Percentile Wage
$35,230
50th Percentile Wage
$44,010
75th Percentile Wage
$53,670
90th Percentile Wage
$62,880

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists 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 $62,880. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,200.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.08
25th Percentile Wage
$16.94
50th Percentile Wage
$21.16
75th Percentile Wage
$25.80
90th Percentile Wage
$30.23

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $30.23. The median hourly salary is $21.16. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.08.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201644,0108.00%17.18%
201540,4908.25%-
201437,150-2.85%-
201338,2104.61%-
201236,450--

Table 3. Compare Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialist Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $44,010 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of bus and truck mechanics and diesel engine specialists in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 24.6 percent (24.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 21.9 percent (21.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying State College.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$58,390
Philadelphia
$50,230
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$49,610
Reading
$45,460
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$45,210
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$44,990
Lebanon
$44,130
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$44,010
Pittsburgh
$43,900
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$41,700
York-Hanover
$40,540
Lancaster
$39,670
Erie
$39,380
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$39,280
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$38,870
Altoona
$38,440
Johnstown
$38,420
Williamsport
$36,940
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$35,910
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$35,240
State College
$34,360

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