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Packers and Packagers Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of packers and packagers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of packers and packagers 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 Packers and Packagers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,700
25th Percentile Wage
$21,450
50th Percentile Wage
$26,210
75th Percentile Wage
$35,060
90th Percentile Wage
$39,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for packers and packagers 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 $39,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $26,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of packers and packagers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$26,210
4.16% 6.37%
2016
$25,120
-2.83% -
2015
$25,830
-5.73% -
2014
$27,310
1.57% -
2013
$26,880
8.71% -
2012
$24,540
- -

Table 3. Compare Packers and Packagers Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $26,210 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for packers and packagers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of packers and packagers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 33.3 percent (33.3%) lower than that in the highest paying State College and 23.4 percent (23.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
State College
$39,300
Reading
$33,710
Williamsport
$32,440
York-Hanover
$30,280
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$29,520
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$28,240
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$28,220
Lancaster
$27,850
Altoona
$27,430
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$26,210
Erie
$26,090
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$25,180
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$25,110
Lebanon
$24,430
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$23,310
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$23,230
Pittsburgh
$23,010
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$21,550
Philadelphia
$21,400
Newark-Union
$20,170
Johnstown
$20,080



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