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Retail Salesperson Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of retail salespersons in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of retail salespersons in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area 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 Retail Salespersons in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,570
25th Percentile Wage
$18,240
50th Percentile Wage
$22,340
75th Percentile Wage
$32,170
90th Percentile Wage
$55,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for retail salespersons 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 $55,840. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $22,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $16,570.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$22,340
3.27% -0.45%
2016
$21,610
-4.72% -
2015
$22,630
4.42% -
2014
$21,630
-1.43% -
2013
$21,940
-2.28% -
2012
$22,440
- -

Table 3. Compare Retail Salesperson Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $22,340 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for retail salespersons in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of retail salespersons in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 6.8 percent (6.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Lebanon and 8.4 percent (8.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lebanon
$23,980
Williamsport
$23,360
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$23,200
Newark-Union
$23,140
Philadelphia
$23,120
Reading
$22,880
Pittsburgh
$22,830
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$22,700
Lancaster
$22,580
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$22,340
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$22,240
York-Hanover
$22,220
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$22,100
Johnstown
$21,860
State College
$21,830
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$21,330
Altoona
$21,280
Erie
$21,120
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$21,000
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$20,490
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$20,470



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