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Carpenters Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of carpenters in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of carpenters 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 Carpenters in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,650
25th Percentile Wage
$30,370
50th Percentile Wage
$37,460
75th Percentile Wage
$46,140
90th Percentile Wage
$51,450

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for carpenters 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 $51,450. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,650.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.81
25th Percentile Wage
$14.60
50th Percentile Wage
$18.01
75th Percentile Wage
$22.18
90th Percentile Wage
$24.74

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for carpenters in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $24.74. The median hourly salary is $18.01. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.81.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of carpenters from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201637,4600.77%10.22%
201537,1707.88%-
201434,2404.76%-
201332,610-3.13%-
201233,630--

Table 3. Compare Carpenters Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $37,460 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for carpenters in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of carpenters in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 38.1 percent (38.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 17.3 percent (17.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$60,500
Philadelphia
$56,980
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$51,110
Pittsburgh
$50,050
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$49,850
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$46,670
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$45,310
Lebanon
$44,070
Williamsport
$42,800
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$41,320
York-Hanover
$40,910
Erie
$40,320
State College
$40,090
Reading
$39,770
Lancaster
$37,670
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$37,460
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$37,210
Johnstown
$36,780
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$36,130
Altoona
$34,070
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$30,970

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