How Much do Dishwashers Make in Pennsylvania?

Do dishwashers in Pennsylvania make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Pennsylvania dishwashers?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, dishwashers in Pennsylvania earn an average of $21,990 a year, equivalent to $10.57 an hour.

This is 10% less than dishwashers nationwide and 57% less than the typical Pennsylvania worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Pennsylvania Dishwasher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $13.54 $28,170
75th $11.83 $24,610
50th $10.33 $21,480
25th $9.02 $18,760
10th $8.23 $17,110
Pennsylvania Dishwashers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Allentown $10.49 $21,820
Altoona $9.48 $19,710
Bloomsburg $10.15 $21,100
Chambersburg $10.25 $21,330
East Stroudsburg $10.78 $22,410
Erie $9.56 $19,880
Gettysburg $10.44 $21,710
Harrisburg $10.79 $22,440
Johnstown $9.39 $19,530
Lancaster $10.20 $21,210
Lebanon $9.67 $20,120
Philadelphia $11.00 $22,890
Pittsburgh $10.64 $22,130
Reading $10.05 $20,900
Scranton $10.19 $21,200
State College $10.55 $21,940
Williamsport $10.04 $20,880
York $10.61 $22,080
Pennsylvania Dishwasher Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $10.57 $21,990
2018 $10.10 $21,010
2017 $9.75 $20,280
2016 $9.50 $19,760
2015 $9.27 $19,270
2014 $9.10 $18,930
2013 $9.00 $18,710
2012 $8.85 $18,400
2011 $8.94 $18,600