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Receptionists and Information Clerk Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of receptionists and information clerks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of receptionists and information clerks 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 Receptionists and Information Clerks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,150
25th Percentile Wage
$19,590
50th Percentile Wage
$24,820
75th Percentile Wage
$30,270
90th Percentile Wage
$36,060

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for receptionists and information clerks 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 $36,060. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $24,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $17,150.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$8.25
25th Percentile Wage
$9.42
50th Percentile Wage
$11.93
75th Percentile Wage
$14.55
90th Percentile Wage
$17.34

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for receptionists and information clerks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $17.34. The median hourly salary is $11.93. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $8.25.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of receptionists and information clerks from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201624,8202.78%13.82%
201524,130-0.04%-
201424,1401.82%-
201323,7009.75%-
201221,390--

Table 3. Compare Receptionists and Information Clerk Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $24,820 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for receptionists and information clerks in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of receptionists and information clerks in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 24.0 percent (24.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 8.8 percent (8.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Youngstown-Warren-Boardman.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$32,670
Lebanon
$28,900
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$28,700
Reading
$28,590
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$28,000
Lancaster
$27,660
York-Hanover
$27,580
Philadelphia
$27,550
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$26,830
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$26,700
Pittsburgh
$25,940
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$24,820
Williamsport
$24,770
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$24,730
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$24,560
Altoona
$24,460
State College
$24,110
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$24,060
Johnstown
$23,980
Erie
$22,670
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$22,630

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