Combined Food Preparation and Serving Worker, Including Fast Food Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 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 Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,210
25th Percentile Wage
$16,990
50th Percentile Wage
$18,300
75th Percentile Wage
$19,690
90th Percentile Wage
$22,820

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food 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 $22,820. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $18,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,210.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$18,300
1.09% 2.73%
2016
$18,100
1.71% -
2015
$17,790
-1.12% -
2014
$17,990
0.50% -
2013
$17,900
0.56% -
2012
$17,800
- -

Table 3. Compare Combined Food Preparation and Serving Worker, Including Fast Food Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $18,300 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 13.1 percent (13.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 2.7 percent (2.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$21,070
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$19,640
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$19,390
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$19,080
Lancaster
$19,020
Lebanon
$19,000
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$18,920
State College
$18,910
Reading
$18,850
Pittsburgh
$18,820
Philadelphia
$18,820
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$18,800
Johnstown
$18,710
Altoona
$18,700
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$18,650
Williamsport
$18,640
York-Hanover
$18,400
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$18,390
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$18,300
Erie
$18,240
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$17,800



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