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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of environmental engineering technicians from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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.
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