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Fast Facts for Economists in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Philadelphia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Pittsburgh
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Philadelphia

Salaries for Economists in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Philadelphia

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More Pennsylvania Economy Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
University Park
Doctorate
47,119
Philadelphia
Doctorate
39,967
Pittsburgh
Doctorate
28,642
Philadelphia
Doctorate
25,367
Philadelphia
Doctorate
24,190
West Chester
Doctorate
17,306
University Park
Doctorate
14,301
Pittsburgh
Doctorate
13,869
Indiana
Doctorate
12,431
Villanova
Doctorate
10,967
Bloomsburg
Doctorate
9,260
Pittsburgh
Doctorate
9,190
Slippery Rock
Doctorate
8,866
Philadelphia
Doctorate
8,085
Millersville
Doctorate
7,720
Bethlehem
Doctorate
7,017
East Stroudsburg
Doctorate
6,742
Shippensburg
Doctorate
6,570
Chester
Doctorate
6,518
Edinboro
Doctorate
5,574
Scranton
Doctorate
5,373
Clarion
Doctorate
5,225
Philadelphia
Doctorate
5,197
Moon Township
Doctorate
5,076
Erie
Masters
4,502
York
Doctorate
4,415
Pittsburgh
Doctorate
4,224
Glenside
Doctorate
3,811
Lewisburg
Masters
3,678
Mechanicsburg
Doctorate
3,331
Saint Davids
Doctorate
3,291
Johnstown
Bachelors
2,784
Erie
Doctorate
2,759
Loretto
Doctorate
2,680
Easton
Bachelors
2,594
Immaculata
Doctorate
2,481
Wilkes-Barre
Masters
2,469
Bethlehem
Masters
2,446
Gettysburg
Bachelors
2,411
Carlisle
Bachelors
2,382
Grove City
Bachelors
2,373
Allentown
Bachelors
2,367
Selinsgrove
Bachelors
2,351
Lancaster
Bachelors
2,283
Pittsburgh
Doctorate
2,269
Trevose
Masters
2,177
Reading
Masters
2,036
Annville
Doctorate
1,910
Latrobe
Doctorate
1,865
Meadville
Bachelors
1,802
Elizabethtown
Masters
1,735
Bryn Mawr
Doctorate
1,640
Swarthmore
Bachelors
1,577
Collegeville
Bachelors
1,507
Huntingdon
Masters
1,495
Washington
Masters
1,412
Bradford
Bachelors
1,336
Haverford
Bachelors
1,296
New Wilmington
Masters
1,263
Williamsport
Bachelors
1,217

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Economists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Economists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Economists relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Harrisburg-Carlisle190 $72,500
Pittsburgh40 $126,330

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