Packaging and Filling Machine Operator and Tender Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of packaging and filling machine operators and tenders in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of packaging and filling machine operators and tenders in Northeastern 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 Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,420
25th Percentile Wage
$25,460
50th Percentile Wage
$33,060
75th Percentile Wage
$42,470
90th Percentile Wage
$49,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for packaging and filling machine operators and tenders 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 $49,190. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $33,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $21,420.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of packaging and filling machine operators and tenders from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$33,060
10.22% -5.60%
2016
$29,680
2.83% -
2015
$28,840
-15.05% -
2014
$33,180
-1.90% -
2013
$33,810
-3.25% -
2012
$34,910
- -

Table 3. Compare Packaging and Filling Machine Operator and Tender Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $33,060 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for packaging and filling machine operators and tenders in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of packaging and filling machine operators and tenders in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 17.8 percent (17.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Williamsport and 36.1 percent (36.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Altoona.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Williamsport
$40,200
Johnstown
$37,530
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$37,440
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$34,640
Lebanon
$34,380
Pittsburgh
$33,250
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$33,060
York-Hanover
$33,030
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$33,020
Philadelphia
$32,390
Lancaster
$31,870
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$30,450
Reading
$30,350
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$30,190
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$30,150
Erie
$30,070
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$29,260
State College
$27,580
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$26,970
Newark-Union
$26,930
Altoona
$21,120



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