Lebanon Employment

Employment and Industries in the Lebanon, Pennsylvania Area

The tables here illustrate essential information about work and employment in the area. Information includes:

  • A table of the most numerous types of work found here, both for jobs generally requiring college degrees and jobs not requiring college degrees.
  • A table listing those careers significantly more common in Lebanon than in other US cities; this is useful both for career planning and for understanding the nature of Lebanon.
  • A list of the highest-paying jobs in Lebanon.
  • A list of any large public companies in Lebanon.

Jobs in Lebanon

RankTitleTotal EmployeesLocal Mean Salary (Per Year)Local Mean Salary (Per hour)National Growth % 2014-2024
1All Occupations49400$41,780$20.09100
2Office and Administrative Support Occupations7040$35,020$16.8414.35
3Transportation and Material Moving Occupations6460$32,020$15.396.55
4Production Occupations5560$36,910$17.755.7
5Sales and Related Occupations4570$34,800$16.739.9
6Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations4290$24,420$11.748.55
7Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations3430$73,130$35.165.8
8Education, Training, and Library Occupations2760$53,070$25.526.05
9Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand2460$29,790$14.321.7
10Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2380$46,920$22.563.8
11Healthcare Support Occupations2000$30,230$14.543
12Personal Care and Service Occupations1850$25,480$12.254.3
13Cashiers1770$22,250$10.72.2
14Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations1610$28,410$13.663.65
15Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food1560$22,940$11.032.3
16Construction and Extraction Occupations1490$46,750$22.484.45
17Management Occupations1480$97,790$47.026.15
18Business and Financial Operations Occupations1430$66,580$32.015.25
19Office Clerks, General1210$31,780$15.281.9
20Registered Nurses1190$70,930$34.11.95
21Retail Salespersons1190$30,370$14.62.85
22Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers1110$42,140$20.261.2
23Personal Care Aides950$23,650$11.371.5
24Stock Clerks and Order Fillers900$27,020$12.991.3
25Customer Service Representatives860$30,570$14.71.75
26Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners840$28,310$13.611.55
27Nursing Assistants830$31,130$14.971
28Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive800$32,210$15.491.5
29Community and Social Service Occupations780$49,340$23.721.65
30Protective Service Occupations740$43,660$20.992.2
31Bus Drivers, School or Special Client660$20,150$9.690.3
32Waiters and Waitresses660$24,330$11.71.7
33Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks630$40,460$19.451.05
34General and Operations Managers560$100,280$48.211.5
35Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other, Including Team Assemblers530$34,750$16.70
36Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators510$33,890$16.290.35
37First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers500$44,220$21.261
38Packers and Packagers, Hand500$24,670$11.860.45
39Maintenance and Repair Workers, General490$39,490$18.980.9
40Architecture and Engineering Occupations470$71,950$34.591.7
41First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers470$54,460$26.180.95
42Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses470$45,020$21.640.5
43Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products470$61,480$29.560.9
44First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers390$55,120$26.50.4
45Cooks, Restaurant380$27,160$13.060.8
46Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers370$30,350$14.590.8
47Computer and Mathematical Occupations360$71,460$34.362.9
48First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers360$35,910$17.270.6
49Bartenders340$22,230$10.690.4
50Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers320$26,850$12.910.6
51Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners320$23,530$11.310.9
52Construction Laborers310$37,250$17.910.8
53Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics300$41,750$20.070.5
54First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors300$56,170$27.010
55Substance Abuse, Behavioral Disorder, and Mental Health Counselors290$48,580$23.360
56Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers290$44,840$21.560.3
57Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic280$42,060$20.220.1
58Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers270$38,390$18.460.3
59Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders260$33,370$16.050.2
60Receptionists and Information Clerks260$28,100$13.510.7
61Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations250$74,400$35.770.8
62Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations240$51,990$24.991.8
63Helpers--Production Workers230$27,660$13.30.3
64Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists220$30,050$14.450.4
65Physicians and Surgeons, All Other220$169,230$81.360.25
66Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers220$67,090$32.260.4
67Substitute Teachers220$26,340$12.660
68Accountants and Auditors210$68,160$32.770.9
69Carpenters210$46,000$22.110.7
70Dishwashers210$19,410$9.330.3
71Food Batchmakers210$27,400$13.170.1
72Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks210$38,140$18.340.4
73Tellers210$29,200$14.040.3
74Electricians190$51,690$24.850.4
75First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers190$68,050$32.720.3
76Industrial Machinery Mechanics190$45,470$21.860.2
77Business Operations Specialists, All Other180$75,180$36.140.7
78Human Resources Specialists180$62,200$29.910.35
79Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic170$41,420$19.910.1
80Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood170$30,650$14.740
81Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists160$46,100$22.160.2
82Medical Assistants160$32,280$15.520.45
83Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders160$36,430$17.520.1
84Security Guards160$26,850$12.910.7
85Machinists150$46,530$22.370.25
86Childcare Workers140$20,310$9.770.8
87Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment140$24,620$11.840.2
88Food Servers, Nonrestaurant140$22,960$11.040.2
89Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers140$51,420$24.720.2
90Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators140$48,900$23.510.2
91Postal Service Mail Carriers140$51,410$24.720.2
92Billing and Posting Clerks130$35,740$17.180.3
93Construction Managers130$97,900$47.070.3
94Legal Occupations130$51,370$24.70.8
95Medical Secretaries130$32,730$15.740.4
96Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters120$38,730$18.620.1
97Computer Occupations, All Other120$74,960$36.040.2
98Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria120$32,240$15.50.3
99Counter and Rental Clerks120$28,020$13.470.3
100Management Analysts120$73,360$35.270.5
Source: 2018 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov
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Jobs More Common Near Lebanon Than Most Other Cities

* Average job popularity for metro areas = 1.0

TitleMean Local SalaryLocal Jobs
All Occupations$41,78049,400
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$35,0207,040
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$32,0206,460
Production Occupations$36,9105,560
Sales and Related Occupations$34,8004,570
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations$24,4204,290
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations$73,1303,430
Education, Training, and Library Occupations$53,0702,760
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand$29,7902,460
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations$46,9202,380
Healthcare Support Occupations$30,2302,000
Personal Care and Service Occupations$25,4801,850
Cashiers$22,2501,770
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations$28,4101,610
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers, Including Fast Food$22,9401,560
Construction and Extraction Occupations$46,7501,490
Management Occupations$97,7901,480
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$66,5801,430
Office Clerks, General$31,7801,210
Registered Nurses$70,9301,190
Retail Salespersons$30,3701,190
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers$42,1401,110
Personal Care Aides$23,650950
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers$27,020900
Customer Service Representatives$30,570860
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$28,310840
Nursing Assistants$31,130830
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive$32,210800
Community and Social Service Occupations$49,340780
Protective Service Occupations$43,660740
Bus Drivers, School or Special Client$20,150660
Waiters and Waitresses$24,330660
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$40,460630
General and Operations Managers$100,280560
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other, Including Team Assemblers$34,750530
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators$33,890510
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers$44,220500
Packers and Packagers, Hand$24,670500
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General$39,490490
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$71,950470
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers$54,460470
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses$45,020470
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products$61,480470
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers$55,120390
Cooks, Restaurant$27,160380
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers$30,350370
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$71,460360
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers$35,910360
Bartenders$22,230340
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers$26,850320

Work Paying Relatively Well in the Lebanon, Pennsylvania Metro Area (2008 data)

* Average Salary Index for metro areas = 1.0

TitleMean Local SalaryLocal Jobs
All Occupations$41,78049,400
Office and Administrative Support Occupations$35,0207,040
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations$32,0206,460
Production Occupations$36,9105,560
Sales and Related Occupations$34,8004,570
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations$73,1303,430
Education, Training, and Library Occupations$53,0702,760
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand$29,7902,460
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations$46,9202,380
Healthcare Support Occupations$30,2302,000
Personal Care and Service Occupations$25,4801,850
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations$28,4101,610
Construction and Extraction Occupations$46,7501,490
Management Occupations$97,7901,480
Business and Financial Operations Occupations$66,5801,430
Office Clerks, General$31,7801,210
Registered Nurses$70,9301,190
Retail Salespersons$30,3701,190
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers$42,1401,110
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers$27,020900
Customer Service Representatives$30,570860
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners$28,310840
Nursing Assistants$31,130830
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive$32,210800
Community and Social Service Occupations$49,340780
Protective Service Occupations$43,660740
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks$40,460630
General and Operations Managers$100,280560
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other, Including Team Assemblers$34,750530
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators$33,890510
First-Line Supervisors of Retail Sales Workers$44,220500
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General$39,490490
Architecture and Engineering Occupations$71,950470
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers$54,460470
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses$45,020470
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products$61,480470
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers$55,120390
Cooks, Restaurant$27,160380
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers$30,350370
Computer and Mathematical Occupations$71,460360
First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers$35,910360
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers$26,850320
Construction Laborers$37,250310
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics$41,750300
First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors$56,170300
Substance Abuse, Behavioral Disorder, and Mental Health Counselors$48,580290
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers$44,840290
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic$42,060280
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers$38,390270
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders$33,370260

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