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Pipelayers Salary Information in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of pipelayers in Lancaster, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of pipelayers in Lancaster 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 Pipelayers in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,440
25th Percentile Wage
$19,650
50th Percentile Wage
$34,270
75th Percentile Wage
$41,960
90th Percentile Wage
$70,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pipelayers in Lancaster, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $70,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $34,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,440.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$34,270
2.68% -10.85%
2015
$33,350
2.82% -
2014
$32,410
-8.98% -
2013
$35,320
-7.56% -
2012
$37,990
- -

Table 3. Compare Pipelayers Salary in Lancaster with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $34,270, Lancaster is the lowest paying city for pipelayers in state of Pennsylvania, following city of Scranton--Wilkes-Barre (median annual salary of $68,730). Compared with the highest paying city Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, the median annual salary of pipelayers in Lancaster is 50.1 percent (50.1%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$68,730
Newark-Union
$61,520
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$60,650
Pittsburgh
$60,090
Philadelphia
$52,980
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$52,730
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$52,010
State College
$51,320
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$48,980
Williamsport
$48,180
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$45,850
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$43,820
York-Hanover
$39,360
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$35,690
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$35,680
Lancaster
$34,270



See also: Top paying jobs in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.