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Financial Manager Salary Information in State College, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of financial managers in State College, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of financial managers in State College 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 Financial Managers in State College, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$61,180
25th Percentile Wage
$87,270
50th Percentile Wage
$121,500
75th Percentile Wage
$161,860
90th Percentile Wage
$178,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial managers in State College, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $178,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $121,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $61,180.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of financial managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$121,500
-4.48% 34.81%
2016
$126,940
18.94% -
2015
$102,900
-0.05% -
2014
$102,950
13.10% -
2013
$89,460
11.47% -
2012
$79,200
- -

Table 3. Compare Financial Manager Salary in State College with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $121,500 in State College is in the middle of salary range for financial managers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of financial managers in State College is 23.8 percent (23.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 25.5 percent (25.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Altoona.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$159,470
Philadelphia
$156,020
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$150,090
Reading
$142,910
Pittsburgh
$136,950
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$133,990
York-Hanover
$130,850
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$126,980
State College
$121,500
Lebanon
$119,970
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$117,000
Erie
$116,910
Lancaster
$115,800
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$109,800
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$108,270
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$104,350
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$103,060
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$100,460
Williamsport
$100,300
Johnstown
$92,390
Altoona
$90,540



See also: Top paying jobs in State College, Pennsylvania.