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Economic Summaries:

Economic Summaries are specialized products that combine data graphically from subjects such as unemployment, inflation, and wages into a single document for selected metropolitan areas. To view a specific area in this region, use the dropdown list below or click here.

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Occupational Employment and Wages in Columbia — May 2019

Workers in the Columbia, MO Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $22.47 in May 2019, about 13 percent below the nationwide average of $25.72.

May
20

Occupational Employment and Wages in Kansas City — May 2019

Workers in the Kansas City Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $24.82 in May 2019, about 3 percent below the nationwide average of $25.72.

May
20

Occupational Employment and Wages in Springfield — May 2019

Workers in the Springfield Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $20.51 in May 2019, about 20 percent below the nationwide average of $25.72.

May
20

Occupational Employment and Wages in St. Louis — May 2019

Workers in the St. Louis Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $24.88 in May 2019, about 3 percent below the nationwide average of $25.72.

May
18

Occupational Employment and Wages in Boulder — May 2019

Workers in the Boulder Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $32.29 in May 2019, about 26 percent above the nationwide average of $25.72.

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