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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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Carpenters in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$47,920
75th Percentile Wage
$39,770
50th Percentile Wage
$34,240
25th Percentile Wage
$24,440
10th Percentile Wage
$19,300

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 $47,920. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $34,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $19,300.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$23.04
75th Percentile Wage
$19.12
50th Percentile Wage
$16.46
25th Percentile Wage
$11.75
10th Percentile Wage
$9.27

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for carpenters in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $23.04. The median hourly salary is $16.46. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $9.27.

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 $34,240 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 36.0 percent (36.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 1.1 percent (1.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$53,470
Philadelphia
$50,000
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$48,740
Pittsburgh
$44,840
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$42,030
York-Hanover
$40,090
Reading
$39,900
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$39,860
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$39,170
Erie
$37,430
Lancaster
$37,190
Johnstown
$36,530
State College
$36,480
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$36,130
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$35,970
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$35,490
Altoona
$35,080
Lebanon
$34,960
Williamsport
$34,630
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$34,240
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$33,860

Table 4. Comparison of Carpenters Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania, and the Nation

From Table 4, it is noted that the median annual salary of carpenters in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is lower than the salary statistics of both state of Pennsylvania and the United States. Specifically, the median salary of carpenters in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area ($34,240) is 18.0 percent (18.0%) lower than that in Pennsylvania ($41,780) and 16.1 percent (16.1%) lower than that in the United States ($40,820).

Region Median annual Salary
Pennsylvania
$41,780
USA
$40,820
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$34,240

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