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Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages

QCEW News Releases

Clayton, GA, has largest county 3rd quarter over-the-year wage gain at 7.7%


From third quarter 2022 to third quarter 2023, Clayton, GA, had the largest county percentage increase in average weekly wages at 7.7 percent. Hall, GA, had the largest county over-the-year percentage increase in employment in September 2023 at 5.4 percent.

County Employment and Wages (QCEW) database now fully updated through 2nd quarter 2023


BLS updated the full Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) database through the second quarter of 2023. Links to updated databases, files, and tables can be found at
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