Electrical and Electronics Drafters Salary Information in Reading, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of electrical and electronics drafters in Reading, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of electrical and electronics drafters in Reading 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 Electrical and Electronics Drafters in Reading, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,940
25th Percentile Wage
$38,500
50th Percentile Wage
$52,370
75th Percentile Wage
$64,520
90th Percentile Wage
$89,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics drafters in Reading, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $89,330. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,940.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$52,370
-2.60% 4.62%
2016
$53,730
-3.76% -
2014
$55,750
6.28% -
2013
$52,250
4.40% -
2012
$49,950
- -

Table 3. Compare Electrical and Electronics Drafters Salary in Reading with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $52,370 in Reading 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 Reading is 27.8 percent (27.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 10.4 percent (10.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying State College.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$72,500
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$65,730
Philadelphia
$65,120
Williamsport
$63,340
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$62,710
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$61,180
York-Hanover
$60,680
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$59,650
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$55,640
Lancaster
$54,360
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$53,310
Pittsburgh
$53,240
Reading
$52,370
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$47,570
State College
$46,910



See also: Top paying jobs in Reading, Pennsylvania.