Construction Laborers Salary Information in Johnstown, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction laborers in Johnstown, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of construction laborers in Johnstown 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 Construction Laborers in Johnstown, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,360
25th Percentile Wage
$22,230
50th Percentile Wage
$27,410
75th Percentile Wage
$35,040
90th Percentile Wage
$46,340

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction laborers in Johnstown, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $46,340. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $27,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,360.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$27,410
-1.28% -8.21%
2016
$27,760
9.51% -
2015
$25,120
-8.88% -
2014
$27,350
1.50% -
2013
$26,940
-10.10% -
2012
$29,660
- -

Table 3. Compare Construction Laborers Salary in Johnstown with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $27,410, Johnstown is the lowest paying city for construction laborers in state of Pennsylvania, following city of Newark-Union (median annual salary of $54,610). In comparison, the median annual salary of construction laborers in Johnstown is 49.8 percent (49.8%) lower than that in the highest paying city Newark-Union.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$54,610
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$38,910
Pittsburgh
$38,630
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$37,660
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$37,650
York-Hanover
$37,320
Williamsport
$36,560
Lancaster
$36,140
Philadelphia
$36,000
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$35,950
Reading
$35,530
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$35,030
Erie
$32,800
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$32,490
Lebanon
$31,590
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$30,110
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$29,890
State College
$29,550
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$28,840
Altoona
$28,590
Johnstown
$27,410



See also: Top paying jobs in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.