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Construction Laborers Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction laborers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of construction laborers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Construction Laborers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$45,830
75th Percentile Wage
$38,180
50th Percentile Wage
$29,650
25th Percentile Wage
$22,230
10th Percentile Wage
$18,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction laborers 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 $45,830. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $29,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,140.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$22.03
75th Percentile Wage
$18.36
50th Percentile Wage
$14.26
25th Percentile Wage
$10.69
10th Percentile Wage
$8.72

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction laborers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $22.03. The median hourly salary is $14.26. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.72.

Table 3. Compare Construction Laborers Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $29,650 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for construction laborers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of construction laborers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 38.2 percent (38.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 14.9 percent (14.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Lebanon.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$47,970
Philadelphia
$40,160
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$38,890
Pittsburgh
$36,610
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$36,290
York-Hanover
$33,360
Reading
$33,170
Erie
$33,020
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$32,530
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$32,510
Lancaster
$31,810
Williamsport
$31,580
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$30,440
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$29,650
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$29,340
State College
$28,900
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$28,840
Altoona
$28,760
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$28,000
Johnstown
$27,350
Lebanon
$25,230

Table 4. Comparison of Construction Laborers Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania, and the Nation

From Table 4, notice that the median annual salary of construction laborers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is lower than the salary statistics of both state of Pennsylvania and the United States. Specifically, the median salary of construction laborers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area ($29,650) is 13.9 percent (13.9%) lower than that in Pennsylvania ($34,440) and 4.6 percent (4.6%) lower than that in the United States ($31,090).

Region Median annual Salary
Pennsylvania
$34,440
USA
$31,090
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$29,650

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