Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers 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 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$60,840
75th Percentile Wage
$45,990
50th Percentile Wage
$37,540
25th Percentile Wage
$30,800
10th Percentile Wage
$23,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers 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 $60,840. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $23,330.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$29.25
75th Percentile Wage
$22.11
50th Percentile Wage
$18.05
25th Percentile Wage
$14.81
10th Percentile Wage
$11.22

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $29.25. The median hourly salary is $18.05. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $11.22.

Table 3. Compare Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $37,540 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 18.5 percent (18.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Harrisburg-Carlisle and 8.4 percent (8.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Erie.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$46,050
Newark-Union
$45,350
York-Hanover
$44,560
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$43,900
Philadelphia
$43,340
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$43,020
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$42,860
Reading
$42,300
Altoona
$41,330
Pittsburgh
$40,900
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$40,240
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$39,890
State College
$39,650
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$38,800
Johnstown
$38,730
Williamsport
$38,310
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$37,940
Lancaster
$37,560
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$37,540
Lebanon
$35,900
Erie
$34,370

Table 4. Comparison of Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania, and the Nation

From Table 4, notice that the median annual salary of heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers 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 heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area ($37,540) is 9.2 percent (9.2%) lower than that in Pennsylvania ($41,360) and 5.0 percent (5.0%) lower than that in the United States ($39,520).

Region Median annual Salary
Pennsylvania
$41,360
USA
$39,520
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$37,540

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