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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 2016 and published in April 2017 [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
$17,490
25th Percentile Wage
$20,080
50th Percentile Wage
$25,120
75th Percentile Wage
$33,930
90th Percentile Wage
$38,340

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 $38,340. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $25,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,490.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$8.41
25th Percentile Wage
$9.65
50th Percentile Wage
$12.08
75th Percentile Wage
$16.30
90th Percentile Wage
$18.43

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for packers and packagers in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $18.43. The median hourly salary is $12.08. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.41.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of packers and packagers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201625,120-2.83%2.31%
201525,830-5.73%-
201427,3101.57%-
201326,8808.71%-
201224,540--

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 $25,120 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 22.6 percent (22.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Reading and 24.2 percent (24.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Reading
$32,460
Williamsport
$31,820
York-Hanover
$28,700
State College
$28,260
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$28,240
Lancaster
$27,180
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$27,100
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$25,270
Altoona
$25,240
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$25,120
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$24,590
Lebanon
$24,060
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$23,830
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$22,440
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$22,030
Pittsburgh
$21,600
Erie
$21,490
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$20,280
Newark-Union
$19,720
Philadelphia
$19,690
Johnstown
$19,040

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