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Electrical and Electronics Drafters Salary Information in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of electrical and electronics drafters in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of electrical and electronics drafters in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Electrical and Electronics Drafters in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,920
25th Percentile Wage
$42,010
50th Percentile Wage
$56,770
75th Percentile Wage
$68,530
90th Percentile Wage
$82,830

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics drafters in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $82,830. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,770. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,920.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.79
25th Percentile Wage
$20.20
50th Percentile Wage
$27.29
75th Percentile Wage
$32.95
90th Percentile Wage
$39.82

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical and electronics drafters in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $39.82. The median hourly salary is $27.29. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.79.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical and electronics drafters from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201656,770-3.31%16.22%
201558,6501.65%-
201457,680-2.96%-
201359,39019.92%-
201247,560--

Table 3. Compare Electrical and Electronics Drafters Salary in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $56,770 in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is in the middle of salary range for electrical and electronics drafters in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of electrical and electronics drafters in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is 20.0 percent (20.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 11.5 percent (11.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Harrisburg-Carlisle.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$70,920
Philadelphia
$62,810
York-Hanover
$59,720
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$57,290
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$56,770
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$55,640
Lancaster
$54,360
Reading
$53,730
Pittsburgh
$51,790
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$50,250

See also: Top paying jobs in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania.