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

The annual and hourly salary statistics of tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents in Philadelphia 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 Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,970
25th Percentile Wage
$46,730
50th Percentile Wage
$52,570
75th Percentile Wage
$58,200
90th Percentile Wage
$76,090

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $76,090. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,970.

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
$52,570
2.34% 8.14%
2016
$51,340
1.34% -
2015
$50,650
0.97% -
2014
$50,160
3.49% -
2013
$48,410
0.25% -
2012
$48,290
- -

Table 3. Compare Tax Examiner and Collector, and Revenue Agent Salary in Philadelphia with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $52,570 in Philadelphia is in the middle of salary range for tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of tax examiners and collectors, and revenue agents in Philadelphia is 37.2 percent (37.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 66.2 percent (66.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area.

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



See also: Top paying jobs in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.