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Philadelphia Metro Area Pay Trends

Updated October 9, 2018

The City of Brotherly Love is home to the Philadelphia Stock Exchange and many Fortune 500 companies, including Comcast and Pep Boys. Philly also gets economic boosts from tourism, manufacturing, and healthcare.

Wage Growth for Philadelphia Metro Area, Q3 2018


since last quarter


year over year


since 2006


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The PayScale Index tracks quarterly changes in total cash compensation for full-time, private industry employees and education professionals in the United States. In addition to a national index, it includes separate indices for specific industries, metropolitan areas, job categories, and company sizes. The PayScale Index uses 2006 average total cash compensation as a baseline.

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