Tax Examiner and Collector, and Revenue Agent Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents amongst Pennsylvania metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,760
25th Percentile Wage
$35,340
50th Percentile Wage
$48,250
75th Percentile Wage
$59,030
90th Percentile Wage
$83,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $83,780. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,760.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$48,250
-1.60% 4.81%
2016
$49,020
2.39% -
2015
$47,850
2.93% -
2014
$46,450
0.84% -
2013
$46,060
0.28% -
2012
$45,930
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $17,770 to $83,750. The highest paying area for tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents in Pennsylvania is Newark-Union with a median annual salary of $83,750. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton (mean annual salary $57,060). The lowest paying area is Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $17,770.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$83,750
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$57,060
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$54,020
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$52,740
Philadelphia
$52,570
Pittsburgh
$46,280
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$45,330
Johnstown
$40,350
Lancaster
$37,320
York-Hanover
$33,070
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$30,290
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$30,210
Reading
$26,060
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$19,340
Erie
$18,470
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$18,260
Altoona
$18,070
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$17,770




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