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Managers in Pennsylvania

Considering a career as a Manager in Pennsylvania?

2.9% Jobs Projection
$116,820 Median Salary
1,680 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Managers in Pennsylvania are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Managers in Pennsylvania is growing slower than average.

  • Managers in Pennsylvania earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Managers Work in Pennsylvania?

In 2018, there were 11,060 Managers working in the state.

There were 10,490 Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 570 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Managers in PA Employment Trend

The typical state has 5,175 Managers working in it, which means Pennsylvania has more Managers than average.

Managers in PA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Pennsylvania

Jobs for Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 2.9% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.0%.

Job Projections for Managers: Nation vs. PA

Pennsylvania Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 1,680 annual Managers job openings in Pennsylvania, and 23,680 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 79,200 annual jobs and 1,071,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do Managers Make in Pennsylvania?

In 2018 wages for Managers ranged from $69,650 to $192,650 with $116,820 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $33.48 to $92.62. The median hourly rate was $56.16.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $56.21 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $0.05.

The median salary in Pennsylvania is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Managers Earnings: PA vs. National Average

Top Pennsylvania Metros for Managers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Managers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 25,330 $127,070
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 7,710 $122,500
Pittsburgh, PA 1,990 $112,590
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 790 $114,250
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 540 $115,560
York-Hanover, PA 240 $122,750
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 230 $74,780
Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA 170 $102,230
Lancaster, PA 110 $116,810
Erie, PA 100 $103,160
State College, PA 70 $99,280
Williamsport, PA 60 $96,810
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA 50 $126,070
Altoona, PA 40 $108,610
Johnstown, PA 30 $121,530

Top States for Managers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Managers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 66,300 $129,300
Florida 23,160 $90,740
Texas 20,710 $113,510
District of Columbia 19,910 $141,320
New Jersey 18,370 $127,510
Virginia 17,280 $130,590
New York 16,600 $109,910
Georgia 14,480 $109,920
Tennessee 14,480 $74,130
Maryland 14,450 $119,900
Ohio 14,410 $97,600
Wisconsin 12,400 $75,630
North Carolina 11,990 $113,560
Washington 11,280 $116,700
Pennsylvania 11,060 $116,820
Louisiana 9,790 $79,900
Minnesota 9,350 $118,410
Colorado 8,940 $127,750
Massachusetts 8,660 $120,100
Arizona 8,520 $98,540

Below are the states where Managers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $141,320
Virginia $130,590
California $129,300
Colorado $127,750
New Jersey $127,510
Delaware $124,710
Massachusetts $120,100
Maryland $119,900
New Hampshire $118,520
Minnesota $118,410

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