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In December 2014, 603,181 workers were employed on the Delmarva Peninsula.
Total nonfarm employment for Philadelphia stood at 2,829,100 in May 2015, up 29,300 over the year.
Of the 3,450,000 workers paid hourly in Pennsylvania in 2014, 73,000 earned the minimum wage.
Workers in Washington had an average hourly wage of $31.22 in May 2014.
Workers in the Scranton—Wilkes-Barre Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $19.42 in May 2014, roughly 14 percent below the nationwide average of $22.71, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.