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Childcare Worker Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of childcare workers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of childcare workers 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 Childcare Workers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15,970
25th Percentile Wage
$16,790
50th Percentile Wage
$18,110
75th Percentile Wage
$19,560
90th Percentile Wage
$23,640

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for childcare workers 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 $23,640. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $18,110. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $15,970.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$18,110
-1.27% -0.39%
2016
$18,340
2.13% -
2015
$17,950
1.00% -
2014
$17,770
-0.06% -
2013
$17,780
-2.25% -
2012
$18,180
- -

Table 3. Compare Childcare Worker Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $18,110, Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for childcare workers in state of Pennsylvania, following city of Newark-Union (median annual salary of $22,770). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of childcare workers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is about 20.5 percent (20.5%) lower than that of the highest paying city Newark-Union.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$22,770
Pittsburgh
$21,910
Lancaster
$21,780
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$21,320
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$21,130
Lebanon
$21,020
Philadelphia
$20,260
State College
$19,800
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$19,780
York-Hanover
$19,770
Erie
$19,520
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$19,370
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$19,330
Williamsport
$19,220
Reading
$19,190
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$19,150
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$19,050
Altoona
$18,310
Johnstown
$18,290
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$18,240
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$18,110



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