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Average weekly wages in majority of U.S. counties were below national average in 2013

July 18, 2014

In 2013, average weekly wages in the majority of U.S. counties were below the national average of $958. Among U.S. counties, San Mateo, California, had the highest average weekly wage ($1,983). Delta, Texas, had the lowest with $378.

Average weekly wage in U.S. counties, annual averages, 2013

$786 and higher
$698 to $785
$640 to $697
$587 to $639
Lower than $587