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Operations Research Analyst Salary Information in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of operations research analysts in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of operations research analysts 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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Operations Research Analysts in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,030
25th Percentile Wage
$67,050
50th Percentile Wage
$78,570
75th Percentile Wage
$100,020
90th Percentile Wage
$128,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for operations research analysts 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 $128,630. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $53,030.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of operations research analysts from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$78,570
6.29% 19.56%
2016
$73,630
7.97% -
2015
$67,760
19.21% -
2014
$54,740
-15.93% -
2013
$63,460
0.41% -
2012
$63,200
- -

Table 3. Compare Operations Research Analyst Salary in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $78,570 in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is in the middle of salary range for operations research analysts in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of operations research analysts in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is 30.8 percent (30.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 49.6 percent (49.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Scranton--Wilkes-Barre.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$113,540
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$89,010
Philadelphia
$88,060
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$79,740
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$78,570
Reading
$77,580
Lancaster
$74,860
Pittsburgh
$72,550
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$70,260
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$69,410
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$59,700
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$39,560



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