Average Weekly Wage of New Jersey
Updated on October 21, 2022.

According to recent data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average weekly wage of New Jersey in the first quarter of 2022 was $1,606; it increased by $42 compared to the fourth quarter of 2021, and increased by $71 compared to the first quarter of 2021.

The chart and table below shows the quarterly average weekly wages of New Jersey from 2003 Q1 to 2022 Q1. You can also find links at the bottom of this page for the average weekly wages for each US state.

Average Weekly Wage of New Jersey ($)
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Year Quarter Avg. Weekly Wages ($)
2003 Q1 915
2003 Q2 851
2003 Q3 852
2003 Q4 947
2004 Q1 946
2004 Q2 871
2004 Q3 877
2004 Q4 1003
2005 Q1 964
2005 Q2 902
2005 Q3 928
2005 Q4 1011
2006 Q1 1039
2006 Q2 948
2006 Q3 931
2006 Q4 1055
2007 Q1 1097
2007 Q2 988
2007 Q3 966
2007 Q4 1092
2008 Q1 1132
2008 Q2 1004
2008 Q3 991
2008 Q4 1125
2009 Q1 1101
2009 Q2 1002
2009 Q3 996
2009 Q4 1144
2010 Q1 1121
2010 Q2 1029
2010 Q3 1025
2010 Q4 1162
2011 Q1 1160
2011 Q2 1056
2011 Q3 1072
2011 Q4 1139
2012 Q1 1227
2012 Q2 1057
2012 Q3 1054
2012 Q4 1173
2013 Q1 1236
2013 Q2 1084
2013 Q3 1069
2013 Q4 1187
2014 Q1 1264
2014 Q2 1097
2014 Q3 1088
2014 Q4 1214
2015 Q1 1290
2015 Q2 1128
2015 Q3 1117
2015 Q4 1263
2016 Q1 1269
2016 Q2 1147
2016 Q3 1174
2016 Q4 1240
2017 Q1 1333
2017 Q2 1174
2017 Q3 1157
2017 Q4 1264
2018 Q1 1375
2018 Q2 1200
2018 Q3 1182
2018 Q4 1299
2019 Q1 1400
2019 Q2 1236
2019 Q3 1216
2019 Q4 1332
2020 Q1 1456
2020 Q2 1376
2020 Q3 1329
2020 Q4 1518
2021 Q1 1535
2021 Q2 1387
2021 Q3 1384
2021 Q4 1564
2022 Q1 1606

Trend of Average Weekly Wages for counties in New Jersey

Use the links below to find the historical trend of average weekly wages for counties in New Jersey.