Painters, Construction and Maintenance Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for painters, construction and maintenance in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of painters, construction and maintenance among Pennsylvania metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Painters, Construction and Maintenance in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,300
25th Percentile Wage
$32,350
50th Percentile Wage
$39,830
75th Percentile Wage
$51,170
90th Percentile Wage
$62,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for painters, construction and maintenance in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $62,120. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,300.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of painters, construction and maintenance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$39,830
3.34% 4.04%
2016
$38,500
-0.36% -
2015
$38,640
3.91% -
2014
$37,130
-2.45% -
2013
$38,040
-0.47% -
2012
$38,220
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Painters, Construction and Maintenance in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of painters, construction and maintenance in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of painters, construction and maintenance in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $22,740 to $54,710. The highest paying area for painters, construction and maintenance in Pennsylvania is Youngstown-Warren-Boardman with a median annual salary of $54,710. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Philadelphia (mean annual salary $51,630). The lowest paying area is Johnstown with a median annual salary of $22,740.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$54,710
Philadelphia
$51,630
Pittsburgh
$44,600
York-Hanover
$43,390
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$42,690
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$42,320
Lebanon
$40,190
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$39,810
Reading
$39,340
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$38,360
Newark-Union
$38,160
Altoona
$37,440
Lancaster
$36,420
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$34,840
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$34,700
Erie
$33,710
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$33,160
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$30,710
State College
$28,080
Johnstown
$22,740




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