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Chief Executive Salary Information in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of chief executives in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of chief executives in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre 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 Chief Executives in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$81,950
25th Percentile Wage
$115,190
50th Percentile Wage
$153,820
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chief executives in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $153,820. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $115,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $81,950.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$153,820
3.17% 13.39%
2016
$148,940
-0.28% -
2015
$149,350
1.53% -
2014
$147,060
2.65% -
2013
$143,170
6.94% -
2012
$133,230
- -

Table 3. Compare Chief Executive Salary in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $153,820 in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre is in the middle of salary range for chief executives in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of chief executives in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre is 24.8 percent (24.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Pittsburgh and 33.3 percent (33.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Youngstown-Warren-Boardman.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Pittsburgh
$204,490
York-Hanover
$199,460
Reading
$182,270
Altoona
$178,240
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$174,730
Erie
$171,140
Lancaster
$169,660
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$168,910
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$167,040
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$166,180
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$164,300
Johnstown
$159,770
Williamsport
$154,630
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$153,820
Lebanon
$131,630
State College
$130,440
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$126,790
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$102,560



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