May 27, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Pay comparisons between metropolitan areas in 2010

Occupational pay relatives, selected metropolitan areas, 2010
Metropolitan area Pay relative

San Jose-San Francisco-Oakland, CA

120

New York-Newark-Bridgeport, NY-NJ-CT-PA

114

Salinas, CA

113

Seattle-Tacoma-Olympia, WA

112

United States

100

Ocala, FL

87

Lincoln, NE

87

Brownsville-Harlingen, TX

80

These data are featured in the TED article, Pay comparisons between metropolitan areas in 2010.

 

 

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