The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary communications teachers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary communications teachers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton 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||$36,630|
|25th Percentile Wage||$51,040|
|50th Percentile Wage||$69,490|
|75th Percentile Wage||$86,450|
|90th Percentile Wage||$118,060|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary communications teachers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $118,060. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,630.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary communications teachers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $69,490 in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary communications teachers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary communications teachers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is 12.2 percent (12.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington and 14.9 percent (14.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Lancaster.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area|| |