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Purchasing Manager Salary Information in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of purchasing managers in Lancaster, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of purchasing managers in Lancaster 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 Purchasing Managers in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,880
25th Percentile Wage
$85,140
50th Percentile Wage
$98,060
75th Percentile Wage
$117,750
90th Percentile Wage
$132,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for purchasing managers in Lancaster, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $132,230. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $98,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,880.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32.15
25th Percentile Wage
$40.93
50th Percentile Wage
$47.15
75th Percentile Wage
$56.61
90th Percentile Wage
$63.57

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for purchasing managers in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $63.57. The median hourly salary is $47.15. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32.15.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201698,0601.23%7.31%
201596,850-0.17%-
201497,01011.46%-
201385,890-5.82%-
201290,890--

Table 3. Compare Purchasing Manager Salary in Lancaster with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $98,060 in Lancaster is in the middle of salary range for purchasing managers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of purchasing managers in Lancaster is 34.8 percent (34.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 12.6 percent (12.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$150,460
Philadelphia
$131,830
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$126,680
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$117,520
Pittsburgh
$115,590
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$115,500
York-Hanover
$113,270
Reading
$112,550
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$108,460
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$106,460
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$105,130
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$99,650
Lancaster
$98,060
Erie
$93,460
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$85,690

See also: Top paying jobs in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.