Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teacher Salary Information in East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area 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 Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teachers in East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,860
25th Percentile Wage
$57,770
50th Percentile Wage
$69,460
75th Percentile Wage
$82,470
90th Percentile Wage
$101,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $101,330. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $49,860.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014
$69,460
0.26% 2.33%
2013
$69,280
2.08% -
2012
$67,840
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teacher Salary in East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $69,460 in East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 17.2 percent (17.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 6.2 percent (6.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Harrisburg-Carlisle.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$83,890
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$76,250
Philadelphia
$75,990
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$72,590
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$69,460
Reading
$69,240
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$68,420
Lancaster
$67,670
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$66,870
Pittsburgh
$66,080
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$65,310
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$65,160



See also: Top paying jobs in East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania.