The annual and hourly salary statistics of earth drillers, except oil and gas in Newark-Union, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of earth drillers, except oil and gas in Newark-Union 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||$38,330|
|25th Percentile Wage||$55,610|
|50th Percentile Wage||$65,940|
|75th Percentile Wage||$82,090|
|90th Percentile Wage||$94,240|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for earth drillers, except oil and gas in Newark-Union, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $94,240. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,330.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of earth drillers, except oil and gas from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $65,940, Newark-Union is the highest paying city for earth drillers, except oil and gas in state of Pennsylvania, followed by Lancaster (median annual salary $48,960). In comparison, the median annual salary of earth drillers, except oil and gas in Newark-Union is 25.8 percent (25.8%) higher than that in Lancaster.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
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