January 11, 2012 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

County wages up in second quarter 2011

Average weekly wages, selected counties, second quarter 2011
County Average weekly wage

Horry, South Carolina

$526

Hidalgo, Texas

571

Cameron, Texas

572

United States

891

Washington, D.C.

1,541

Arlington, Virginia

1,553

New York, New York

1,645

Santa Clara, California

1,743

These data are featured in the TED article, County wages up in second quarter 2011.

 

 

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