Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operator, and Tender Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders 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 Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,990
25th Percentile Wage
$32,780
50th Percentile Wage
$35,670
75th Percentile Wage
$38,560
90th Percentile Wage
$44,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders 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 $44,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $30,990.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$14.90
25th Percentile Wage
$15.76
50th Percentile Wage
$17.14
75th Percentile Wage
$18.54
90th Percentile Wage
$21.16

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $21.16. The median hourly salary is $17.14. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.90.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
201435,6707.20%9.28%
201333,1002.24%-
201232,360--

Table 3. Compare Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters, Operator, and Tender Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $35,670, Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders in state of Pennsylvania, followed by East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $34,720). In comparison, the median annual salary of textile knitting and weaving machine setters, operators, and tenders in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 2.7 percent (2.7%) higher than that in East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$35,670
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$34,720
Reading
$34,240
Philadelphia
$31,040
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$28,760
Newark-Union
$25,500
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$24,790

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