Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical and electronics engineering technicians amongst 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,790
25th Percentile Wage
$42,230
50th Percentile Wage
$54,690
75th Percentile Wage
$66,200
90th Percentile Wage
$78,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,120. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,790.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.25
25th Percentile Wage
$20.30
50th Percentile Wage
$26.29
75th Percentile Wage
$31.83
90th Percentile Wage
$37.56

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.56. The median hourly salary is $26.29. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.25.

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
201654,690-1.26%0.26%
201555,380-0.74%-
201455,7902.76%-
201354,250-0.55%-
201254,550--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical and electronics engineering technicians in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $36,680 to $66,190. The highest paying area for electrical and electronics engineering technicians in Pennsylvania is Philadelphia with a median annual salary of $66,190. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Johnstown (mean annual salary $62,160). The lowest paying area is Williamsport with a median annual salary of $36,680.

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


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