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Environmental Engineering Technician Salary Information in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,960
25th Percentile Wage
$33,880
50th Percentile Wage
$41,750
75th Percentile Wage
$49,230
90th Percentile Wage
$61,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for environmental 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 $61,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $28,960.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$41,750
7.11% 3.74%
2016
$38,780
-4.56% -
2015
$40,550
-4.12% -
2014
$42,220
-0.43% -
2013
$42,400
5.21% -
2012
$40,190
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $41,750 in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is in the middle of salary range for environmental engineering technicians in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of environmental engineering technicians in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is 28.1 percent (28.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Philadelphia and 28.9 percent (28.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia
$58,040
Pittsburgh
$49,160
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$48,990
Newark-Union
$46,220
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$41,750
State College
$41,500
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$40,420
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$39,530
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$34,940
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$29,680



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