Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$30,950
75th Percentile Wage
$26,100
50th Percentile Wage
$21,130
25th Percentile Wage
$18,060
10th Percentile Wage
$16,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists in Northeastern 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 $30,950. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $21,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,470.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$14.88
75th Percentile Wage
$12.55
50th Percentile Wage
$10.16
25th Percentile Wage
$8.68
10th Percentile Wage
$7.92

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $14.88. The median hourly salary is $10.16. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $7.92.

Table 3. Compare Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $21,130 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 32.7 percent (32.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 12.1 percent (12.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Williamsport.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$31,420
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$27,630
York-Hanover
$27,610
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$26,460
Philadelphia
$25,260
Lancaster
$25,190
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$25,100
Erie
$25,080
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$24,200
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$23,990
Johnstown
$23,570
Lebanon
$23,500
Pittsburgh
$23,180
Reading
$22,980
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$22,690
Altoona
$21,350
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$21,130
State College
$20,730
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$19,150
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$18,900
Williamsport
$18,580

Table 4. Comparison of Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania, and the Nation

From Table 4, note that the median annual salary of hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is lower than the salary statistics of both state of Pennsylvania and the United States. Specifically, the median salary of hairdressers, hairstylists, and cosmetologists in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area ($21,130) is 11.6 percent (11.6%) lower than that in Pennsylvania ($23,910) and 8.6 percent (8.6%) lower than that in the United States ($23,120).

Region Median annual Salary
Pennsylvania
$23,910
USA
$23,120
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$21,130

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