The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary chemistry teachers in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary chemistry teachers in Harrisburg-Carlisle is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$36,550|
|25th Percentile Wage||$55,250|
|50th Percentile Wage||$81,800|
|75th Percentile Wage||$103,500|
|90th Percentile Wage||$131,450|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary chemistry teachers in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $131,450. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,550.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $81,800 in Harrisburg-Carlisle is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary chemistry teachers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers in Harrisburg-Carlisle is 12.6 percent (12.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Philadelphia and 16.7 percent (16.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Lancaster.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area|| |