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 2016 and published in April 2017 [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
$39,160
25th Percentile Wage
$48,910
50th Percentile Wage
$58,860
75th Percentile Wage
$66,930
90th Percentile Wage
$78,690

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 $78,690. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $58,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,160.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.82
25th Percentile Wage
$23.52
50th Percentile Wage
$28.30
75th Percentile Wage
$32.18
90th Percentile Wage
$37.83

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.83. The median hourly salary is $28.30. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.82.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201658,8601.10%-5.64%
201558,210-3.49%-
201460,240-4.61%-
201363,0201.33%-
201262,180--

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $58,860 in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is in the middle of salary range for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is 11.1 percent (11.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Philadelphia and 37.7 percent (37.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Williamsport.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia
$66,190
Johnstown
$62,160
Newark-Union
$61,900
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$59,770
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$58,860
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$57,870
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$54,820
Pittsburgh
$54,340
Reading
$53,510
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$52,640
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$51,300
Lancaster
$51,240
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$50,220
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$49,920
York-Hanover
$49,620
Erie
$45,040
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$39,820
State College
$36,940
Williamsport
$36,680

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