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Registered Nurses Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of registered nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of registered nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Registered Nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$84,880
75th Percentile Wage
$73,910
50th Percentile Wage
$64,380
25th Percentile Wage
$54,650
10th Percentile Wage
$47,300

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for registered nurses 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 $84,880. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $64,380. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $47,300.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$40.81
75th Percentile Wage
$35.53
50th Percentile Wage
$30.95
25th Percentile Wage
$26.27
10th Percentile Wage
$22.74

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for registered nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $40.81. The median hourly salary is $30.95. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.74.

Table 3. Compare Registered Nurses Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $64,380 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for registered nurses in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of registered nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 20.4 percent (20.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 14.1 percent (14.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Erie.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$80,880
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$74,140
Philadelphia
$74,030
York-Hanover
$67,880
Lebanon
$66,440
Williamsport
$65,850
Lancaster
$65,270
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$64,670
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$64,380
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$63,960
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$63,590
Johnstown
$62,860
State College
$61,810
Pittsburgh
$61,220
Reading
$59,940
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$58,700
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$56,850
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$56,300
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$55,550
Erie
$55,320

Table 4. Comparison of Registered Nurses Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania, and the Nation

From Table 4, it is noted that the median annual salary of registered nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is lower than the salary statistics of both state of Pennsylvania and the United States. Specifically, the median salary of registered nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area ($64,380) is 1.1 percent (1.1%) lower than that in Pennsylvania ($65,110) and 3.4 percent (3.4%) lower than that in the United States ($66,640).

Region Median annual Salary
USA
$66,640
Pennsylvania
$65,110
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$64,380

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