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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 information of chief executives in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre 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 Chief Executives in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$75,250
25th Percentile Wage
$110,960
50th Percentile Wage
$148,940
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 $148,940. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $110,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $75,250.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36.18
25th Percentile Wage
$53.35
50th Percentile Wage
$71.61
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for chief executives in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. The median hourly salary is $71.61. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $53.35. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36.18.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016148,940-0.28%10.55%
2015149,3501.53%-
2014147,0602.65%-
2013143,1706.94%-
2012133,230--

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 $148,940 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 22.0 percent (22.0%) lower than that in the highest paying York-Hanover and 33.5 percent (33.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Youngstown-Warren-Boardman.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
York-Hanover
$191,060
Pittsburgh
$180,140
Altoona
$178,240
Reading
$173,950
Erie
$172,150
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$170,630
Lancaster
$169,470
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$168,910
Johnstown
$159,770
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$150,980
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$148,940
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$142,320
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$135,000
Lebanon
$132,990
State College
$130,440
Williamsport
$130,050
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$126,790
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$99,050

See also: Top paying jobs in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.