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

The annual and hourly salary statistics of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton 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 Engineering Technicians in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,670
25th Percentile Wage
$48,990
50th Percentile Wage
$64,060
75th Percentile Wage
$73,280
90th Percentile Wage
$80,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians 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 $80,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $64,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,670.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$64,060
8.12% 2.93%
2016
$58,860
1.10% -
2015
$58,210
-3.49% -
2014
$60,240
-4.61% -
2013
$63,020
1.33% -
2012
$62,180
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $64,060, Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is the second highest paying city for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in state of Pennsylvania, following the highest paying city Philadelphia (median annual salary of $68,190). Compared with Philadelphia, the median annual salary of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is 6.1 percent (6.1%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia
$68,190
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$64,060
Newark-Union
$62,270
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$60,970
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$58,390
Johnstown
$58,320
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$56,470
Pittsburgh
$56,190
York-Hanover
$55,350
Lancaster
$55,340
Reading
$54,030
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$53,190
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$53,040
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$52,690
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$52,640
Lebanon
$49,340
Erie
$45,760
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$40,160
State College
$39,370
Williamsport
$36,680



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