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Community Health Worker Salary Information in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of community health workers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of community health workers 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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Community Health Workers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,060
25th Percentile Wage
$33,740
50th Percentile Wage
$41,130
75th Percentile Wage
$47,900
90th Percentile Wage
$53,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for community health workers 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 $53,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $28,060.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$41,130
-5.64% 29.88%
2016
$43,450
5.57% -
2015
$41,030
32.34% -
2014
$27,760
4.54% -
2013
$26,500
-8.83% -
2012
$28,840
- -

Table 3. Compare Community Health Worker Salary in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $41,130 in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is in the middle of salary range for community health workers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of community health workers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is 12.3 percent (12.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 43.0 percent (43.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Altoona.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$46,920
Reading
$42,450
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$41,130
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$40,570
Pittsburgh
$40,180
Philadelphia
$39,700
Lancaster
$39,600
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$37,430
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$36,950
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$36,600
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$35,610
York-Hanover
$32,170
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$31,070
Erie
$30,260
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$26,460
Altoona
$23,430



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