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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 information of carpenters 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 Carpenters in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,830
25th Percentile Wage
$30,090
50th Percentile Wage
$35,440
75th Percentile Wage
$42,840
90th Percentile Wage
$50,860

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 $50,860. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,830.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of carpenters from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$35,440
-5.70% 5.11%
2016
$37,460
0.77% -
2015
$37,170
7.88% -
2014
$34,240
4.76% -
2013
$32,610
-3.13% -
2012
$33,630
- -

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 $35,440 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 45.2 percent (45.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 7.5 percent (7.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$64,690
Philadelphia
$60,180
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$54,680
Pittsburgh
$51,610
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$48,300
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$48,220
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$47,710
Williamsport
$45,550
Reading
$43,880
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$43,020
York-Hanover
$42,460
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$42,420
Lebanon
$41,970
State College
$40,870
Erie
$40,530
Lancaster
$38,390
Altoona
$37,620
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$36,130
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$35,440
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$34,920
Johnstown
$32,780



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