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Short Order Cooks Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of short order cooks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of short order cooks 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 Short Order Cooks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,590
25th Percentile Wage
$17,690
50th Percentile Wage
$19,510
75th Percentile Wage
$23,610
90th Percentile Wage
$28,930

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for short order cooks 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 $28,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $19,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,590.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of short order cooks from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$19,510
-6.61% -6.36%
2016
$20,800
7.64% -
2015
$19,210
-10.72% -
2014
$21,270
9.69% -
2013
$19,210
-8.02% -
2012
$20,750
- -

Table 3. Compare Short Order Cooks Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $19,510 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for short order cooks in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of short order cooks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 30.6 percent (30.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area and 5.6 percent (5.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$28,120
Newark-Union
$27,190
Philadelphia
$26,850
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$25,500
Lebanon
$24,830
Lancaster
$23,690
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$22,900
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$21,980
York-Hanover
$21,830
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$21,640
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$21,340
State College
$21,330
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$20,070
Reading
$19,560
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$19,510
Altoona
$19,330
Williamsport
$19,250
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$19,080
Pittsburgh
$18,900
Erie
$18,780
Johnstown
$18,420



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