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Editors Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for editors in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of editors among Pennsylvania metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Editors in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,080
25th Percentile Wage
$42,360
50th Percentile Wage
$57,130
75th Percentile Wage
$76,540
90th Percentile Wage
$96,740

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for editors in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,740. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $57,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,080.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$57,130
4.04% 13.23%
2016
$54,820
2.86% -
2015
$53,250
2.12% -
2014
$52,120
2.32% -
2013
$50,910
2.63% -
2012
$49,570
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Editors in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of editors in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of editors in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $30,910 to $76,790. The highest paying area for editors in Pennsylvania is Newark-Union with a median annual salary of $76,790. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton (mean annual salary $71,810). The lowest paying area is State College with a median annual salary of $30,910.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$76,790
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$71,810
Philadelphia
$64,260
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$64,160
Reading
$54,260
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$53,830
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$50,130
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$49,640
Pittsburgh
$49,590
Erie
$49,500
York-Hanover
$46,460
Lancaster
$46,070
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$45,180
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$38,300
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$37,750
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$35,910
Williamsport
$33,600
State College
$30,910




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