Operations Research Analyst Salary Information in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of operations research analysts in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of operations research analysts in Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,540
25th Percentile Wage
$57,420
50th Percentile Wage
$72,550
75th Percentile Wage
$92,620
90th Percentile Wage
$115,220

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for operations research analysts in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $115,220. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,540.

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
$72,550
-2.38% 8.31%
2016
$74,280
1.86% -
2015
$72,900
9.99% -
2014
$65,620
-3.43% -
2013
$67,870
1.99% -
2012
$66,520
- -

Table 3. Compare Operations Research Analyst Salary in Pittsburgh with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $72,550 in Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh is 36.1 percent (36.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 45.5 percent (45.5%) 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



See also: Top paying jobs in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.