How much does SEPTA pay?
The national average salary for an employee at SEPTA is $39,807 per year or $19.14 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $24,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $63,000. Show More

SEPTA SALARIES BY DEPARTMENT

Salaries at SEPTA differ depending on the department or organizational function. Employees who work in the Computer & IT organizational function tend to get paid the most at at SEPTA, earning an average yearly salary of $79,089. The second-highest paying department is Legal, where employees earn an average salary of $75,927 per year. On the lower end of the pay scale, the Customer Service and Sales & Retail functions pay lower wages, with average employee salaries of $33,915, and $36,318, respectively.
Department
Average
Computer & IT
Computer & IT
$79,089
$79k
Legal
Legal
$75,927
$76k
Business Operations
Business Operations
$67,183
$67k
Management
Management
$62,489
$62k
Science & Engineering
Science & Engineering
$59,337
$59k
Accounting & Finance
Accounting & Finance
$51,983
$52k
Healthcare
Healthcare
$48,944
$49k
Protective Services
Protective Services
$46,727
$47k
Administrative & Office
Administrative & Office
$40,203
$40k
Social Services & Non-profit
Social Services & Non-profit
$40,082
$40k

SEPTA SALARIES BY JOB TITLE

While the average employee salary at SEPTA is $39,807, there is a big variation in pay depending on the role. Some of the positions that earn high wages at SEPTA include Maintenance Manager, Programmer Analyst, Electronic Specialist, and Hvac Specialist. A typical Maintenance Manager salary at SEPTA is $79,250 per year. Some of the other roles at SEPTA are Cashier and Environmental Services Worker. A worker with the title Cashier at SEPTA earns an average salary of $25,493 per year.

SEPTA Transportation & Logistics SALARIES

Job Title
Average
$49,756
$50k
$47,794
$48k
$47,091
$47k
$34,175
$34k

SEPTA Installation, Maintenance & Repair SALARIES

Job Title
Average
$61,243
$61k
$49,794
$50k
$43,791
$44k
$38,801
$39k
$37,262
$37k

SEPTA Administrative & Office SALARIES

Job Title
Average
$51,630
$52k
$49,731
$50k
$47,906
$48k

RECENTLY ADDED SEPTA SALARIES

JobLocationDate AddedSalary
Rail Vehicle General Mechanic-1St. Class
Philadelphia, PA
Rail Vehicle General Mechanic-1St. Class
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia, PA
04/24/2020
04/24/2020
$45,55904/24/2020
$45,559
Rail VEH. & Equip Body Mechanic, 1St. Class
Philadelphia, PA
Rail VEH. & Equip Body Mechanic, 1St. Class
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia, PA
04/16/2020
04/16/2020
$62,71404/16/2020
$62,714
Hvac Specialist
Philadelphia, PA
Hvac Specialist
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia, PA
04/16/2020
04/16/2020
$65,36504/16/2020
$65,365
Mason 1St. Class
Philadelphia, PA
Mason 1St. Class
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia, PA
04/12/2020
04/12/2020
$62,69304/12/2020
$62,693
Machinist, 1St. Class
Philadelphia, PA
Machinist, 1St. Class
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia, PA
04/12/2020
04/12/2020
$60,94004/12/2020
$60,940

SEPTA Competitor Salaries

Competitors of SEPTA include Pace Suburban Bus, TriMet, and Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority. The average salaries at Pace Suburban Bus rank the highest, with their employees earning an average salary of $47,272 per year. The salaries at TriMet average $45,703 per year, and the salaries at Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority come in at $45,687 per year.

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