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In Pennsylvania:

  • Workers on average earn $76,940.
  • 10% of workers earn $59,640 or less.
  • 10% of workers earn $98,680 or more.

In the United States:

  • Workers on average earn $77,600.
  • 10% of workers earn $59,450 or less.
  • 10% of workers earn $120,250 or more.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021 wage data external site.

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LocationAnnual Low (10%)Annual QL (25%)Annual Median (50%)Annual QU (75%)Annual High (90%)
United States$59,450$61,790$77,600$97,580$120,250
Pennsylvania$59,640$62,480$76,940$81,620$98,680
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ$62,180$64,030$77,830$80,110$95,960
Altoona, PA$57,090$58,440$71,300$76,120$91,040
Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA$60,100$61,030$75,600$77,630$98,220
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA$59,450$61,790$78,670$100,200$100,200
East Stroudsburg, PA$48,190$59,470$73,980$74,970$92,980
Erie, PA$49,280$59,030$62,390$76,900$85,630
Gettysburg, PA$58,380$62,150$74,620$78,670$91,820
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA$61,050$62,970$77,010$79,730$96,010
Johnstown, PA$56,430$61,030$71,830$77,630$77,630
Lancaster, PA$58,930$62,070$74,690$78,450$93,150
Lebanon, PA$58,180$61,250$75,000$79,210$94,780
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA$73,450$79,100$98,950$101,720$127,500
Northern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area$57,760$60,550$74,620$77,630$93,910
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD$61,340$73,590$78,460$96,800$100,470
Pittsburgh, PA$59,640$61,400$75,270$78,520$95,220
Reading, PA$60,520$62,250$76,980$78,670$93,180
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA$48,400$61,030$74,380$78,730$93,900
Southern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area$47,820$60,260$74,430$77,400$94,800
State College, PA$47,820$59,780$71,950$89,050$89,050
Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area$47,470$59,640$64,560$76,330$94,800
Williamsport, PA$58,330$60,830$77,140$77,990$95,120
York-Hanover, PA$59,720$61,730$75,640$77,700$93,670
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA$48,720$57,250$60,830$72,990$77,080

In Pennsylvania:

  • Workers on average earn $36.99 per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $28.67 or less per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $47.44 or more per hour.

In the United States:

  • Workers on average earn $37.31 per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $28.58 or less per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $57.81 or more per hour.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021 wage data external site.

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LocationHourly Low (10%)Hourly QL (25%)Hourly Median (50%)Hourly QU (75%)Hourly High (90%)
United States$28.58$29.71$37.31$46.91$57.81
Pennsylvania$28.67$30.04$36.99$39.24$47.44
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ$29.89$30.78$37.42$38.51$46.13
Altoona, PA$27.45$28.10$34.28$36.60$43.77
Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA$28.89$29.34$36.35$37.32$47.22
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA$28.58$29.71$37.82$48.18$48.18
East Stroudsburg, PA$23.17$28.59$35.57$36.04$44.70
Erie, PA$23.69$28.38$30.00$36.97$41.17
Gettysburg, PA$28.07$29.88$35.88$37.82$44.14
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA$29.35$30.27$37.03$38.33$46.16
Johnstown, PA$27.13$29.34$34.53$37.32$37.32
Lancaster, PA$28.33$29.84$35.91$37.72$44.78
Lebanon, PA$27.97$29.45$36.06$38.08$45.57
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA$35.31$38.03$47.57$48.91$61.30
Northern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area$27.77$29.11$35.87$37.32$45.15
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD$29.49$35.38$37.72$46.54$48.30
Pittsburgh, PA$28.67$29.52$36.19$37.75$45.78
Reading, PA$29.10$29.93$37.01$37.82$44.80
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA$23.27$29.34$35.76$37.85$45.14
Southern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area$22.99$28.97$35.78$37.21$45.58
State College, PA$22.99$28.74$34.59$42.81$42.81
Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area$22.82$28.68$31.04$36.70$45.58
Williamsport, PA$28.04$29.25$37.09$37.49$45.73
York-Hanover, PA$28.71$29.68$36.36$37.36$45.04
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA$23.42$27.53$29.24$35.09$37.06