Electrical Power-Line Installer and Repairer Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical power-line installers and repairers in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical power-line installers and repairers amongst Pennsylvania cities 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 Power-Line Installers and Repairers in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,100
25th Percentile Wage
$61,860
50th Percentile Wage
$73,510
75th Percentile Wage
$85,890
90th Percentile Wage
$101,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $101,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $73,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $50,100.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.09
25th Percentile Wage
$29.74
50th Percentile Wage
$35.34
75th Percentile Wage
$41.30
90th Percentile Wage
$48.99

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $48.99. The median hourly salary is $35.34. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.09.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201673,5104.72%12.92%
201570,040-1.23%-
201470,9004.65%-
201367,6005.31%-
201264,010--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $63,370 to $89,990. The highest paying area for electrical power-line installers and repairers in Pennsylvania is York-Hanover with a median annual salary of $89,990. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Newark-Union (mean annual salary $89,970). The lowest paying area is Pittsburgh with a median annual salary of $63,370.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
York-Hanover
$89,990
Newark-Union
$89,970
Philadelphia
$78,840
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$77,030
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$75,910
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$75,210
Reading
$74,550
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$72,990
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$72,710
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$71,570
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$71,270
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$69,830
Lancaster
$69,150
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$68,040
Altoona
$67,360
Pittsburgh
$63,370


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