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In Pennsylvania:

  • Workers on average earn $78,740.
  • 10% of workers earn $61,450 or less.
  • 10% of workers earn $101,450 or more.

In the United States:

  • Workers on average earn $81,220.
  • 10% of workers earn $61,250 or less.
  • 10% of workers earn $129,400 or more.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2022 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$61,250$66,680$81,220$101,100$129,400
Pennsylvania$61,450$66,970$78,740$93,910$101,450
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ$64,740$76,780$79,970$95,740$97,720
Altoona, PA$60,810$60,920$73,620$78,070$91,380
Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA$62,170$66,140$79,650$81,090$98,410
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA$61,990$65,750$84,090$104,290$104,290
East Stroudsburg, PA$56,760$64,120$75,150$81,510$92,100
Erie, PA$58,480$62,690$74,750$78,290$92,890
Gettysburg, PA$58,740$64,180$75,560$77,840$94,300
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA$63,780$71,960$78,450$92,250$96,700
Johnstown, PA$59,070$64,410$73,560$77,120$80,220
Lancaster, PA$61,340$64,630$78,040$82,940$95,110
Lebanon, PA$61,570$71,830$76,960$92,780$102,650
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA$77,390$87,900$103,540$109,910$131,840
Northern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area$59,570$62,980$74,970$77,480$92,340
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD$65,840$78,350$84,690$99,740$105,300
Pittsburgh, PA$60,720$64,020$76,520$82,860$96,790
Reading, PA$63,770$65,870$77,780$93,890$95,040
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA$56,380$64,560$75,590$81,420$92,090
Southern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area$57,340$63,800$75,160$80,150$92,130
State College, PA$49,970$61,450$78,580$81,700$95,210
Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area$50,500$62,660$73,420$78,790$96,250
Williamsport, PA$61,740$74,990$77,790$86,570$96,390
York-Hanover, PA$61,650$63,660$76,220$83,600$91,850
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA$57,080$60,320$68,640$75,200$84,240

In Pennsylvania:

  • Workers on average earn $37.86 per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $29.54 or less per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $48.77 or more per hour.

In the United States:

  • Workers on average earn $39.05 per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $29.45 or less per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $62.21 or more per hour.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2022 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$29.45$32.06$39.05$48.60$62.21
Pennsylvania$29.54$32.20$37.86$45.15$48.77
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ$31.13$36.92$38.45$46.03$46.98
Altoona, PA$29.23$29.29$35.40$37.53$43.94
Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA$29.89$31.80$38.29$38.99$47.31
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA$29.80$31.61$40.43$50.14$50.14
East Stroudsburg, PA$27.29$30.83$36.13$39.19$44.28
Erie, PA$28.12$30.14$35.94$37.64$44.66
Gettysburg, PA$28.24$30.86$36.33$37.42$45.34
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA$30.66$34.60$37.72$44.35$46.49
Johnstown, PA$28.40$30.97$35.36$37.08$38.57
Lancaster, PA$29.49$31.07$37.52$39.88$45.73
Lebanon, PA$29.60$34.54$37.00$44.60$49.35
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA$37.21$42.26$49.78$52.84$63.38
Northern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area$28.64$30.28$36.04$37.25$44.40
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD$31.66$37.67$40.71$47.95$50.63
Pittsburgh, PA$29.19$30.78$36.79$39.84$46.54
Reading, PA$30.66$31.67$37.40$45.14$45.69
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA$27.11$31.04$36.34$39.14$44.28
Southern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area$27.57$30.67$36.13$38.54$44.29
State College, PA$24.02$29.54$37.78$39.28$45.77
Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area$24.28$30.13$35.30$37.88$46.27
Williamsport, PA$29.68$36.05$37.40$41.62$46.34
York-Hanover, PA$29.64$30.61$36.65$40.19$44.16
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA$27.44$29.00$33.00$36.16$40.50