Pennsylvania Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Pennsylvania is $28,912, which is about the same as the national average of $28,555. Pennsylvania median household income is $53,115, which has grown by 32.44% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Pennsylvania residents spend 26.0 minutes per day commuting to work, which is about the same as the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #21
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #22
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||24.07%||$12,571, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||33.19%||$18,052, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||3.55%||$2,919, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||20.15%||$20,313, see rank||17.85%||$24,095|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$56,327, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$32,606, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$34,491, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$65,319, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$34,103, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$39,831, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$30,604, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$37,642, see rank||$47,621|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$24,552, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$60,435, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$65,855, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$34,938, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||10,351,296||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||4,999,729||48.30%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||3,387,872||67.76%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||4,797||0.10%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||3,383,075||67.67%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||3,072,496||90.82%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||310,579||9.18%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||1,611,857||32.24%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||5,351,567||51.70%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||3,120,530||58.31%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||657||0.01%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||3,119,873||58.30%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||2,873,984||92.12%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||245,889||7.88%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||2,231,037||41.69%, see rank||41.21%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||5,826,933||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||4,465,894||76.64%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||511,242||8.77%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||320,222||5.50%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||224,476||3.85%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||78,194||1.34%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||226,905||3.89%, see rank||4.37%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||5,946,480||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||3,072,496||51.67%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||1,014,947||33.03%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||431,832||14.05%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||521,498||16.97%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||19,780||0.64%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||264,751||8.62%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||630,933||20.53%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||2,873,984||48.33%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||1,153,092||40.12%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||610,612||21.25%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||923,754||32.14%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||6,302||0.22%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||6,202||0.22%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||167,335||5.82%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||5,946,480||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||85,917||1.44%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||339,420||5.71%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||725,132||12.19%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||166,806||2.81%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||699,680||11.77%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||301,443||5.07%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||103,669||1.74%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||381,790||6.42%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|580,495||9.76%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||1,544,371||25.97%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|494,546||8.32%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||246,592||4.15%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||276,619||4.65%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||1,667,858||13.51%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||298,326||9.31%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.