Ranking of Mississippi Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2008 Q4

Updated on December 31, 2023.

According to data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2008 Q4, the average weekly wage for Mississippi was $679. Among all Mississippi counties, Claiborne County had the highest average weekly wage ($986), followed by Jackson County ($894), and Hancock County ($875).

On the other hand, Issaquena County had the lowest average weekly wage ($434), followed by Humphreys County ($463), and Simpson County ($467).

The chart below shows the top 10 counties with high average weekly wage, and the table below shows the ranking of all Mississippi counties.

You can also see similar ranking of counties information for other states as well as for all counties in the United States.

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Ranking of Mississippi Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2008 Q4
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Rank County Average Weekly Wage ($)
1 Claiborne County 986
2 Jackson County 894
3 Hancock County 875
4 Hinds County 807
5 Warren County 783
6 Madison County 725
7 Jones County 705
8 Forrest County 703
9 Perry County 702
10 Harrison County 701
11 Rankin County 698
12 Lowndes County 687
13 Lawrence County 682
14 Attala County 679
15 Jasper County 676
16 Lee County 674
17 Lafayette County 672
18 Marshall County 658
19 Winston County 643
20 Lauderdale County 636
21 Monroe County 630
21 Yazoo County 630
22 Oktibbeha County 628
23 Lincoln County 625
24 Leflore County 621
25 Coahoma County 616
26 Itawamba County 614
27 Clay County 613
27 Pearl River County 613
28 Alcorn County 611
28 Neshoba County 611
28 Washington County 611
29 Franklin County 607
30 Choctaw County 605
31 Adams County 603
32 DeSoto County 601
32 Smith County 601
33 Benton County 599
34 Marion County 595
35 George County 589
36 Panola County 584
37 Bolivar County 583
38 Stone County 578
39 Wayne County 576
40 Grenada County 573
40 Wilkinson County 573
41 Tippah County 571
42 Union County 570
43 Amite County 568
44 Copiah County 567
45 Jefferson Davis County 565
46 Tishomingo County 564
47 Pontotoc County 563
48 Jefferson County 562
49 Prentiss County 561
50 Yalobusha County 560
51 Tunica County 557
52 Tate County 556
53 Noxubee County 552
54 Holmes County 551
55 Pike County 549
56 Clarke County 546
56 Newton County 546
57 Greene County 545
58 Carroll County 541
59 Sunflower County 535
60 Chickasaw County 534
60 Covington County 534
60 Tallahatchie County 534
61 Lamar County 526
62 Scott County 524
62 Walthall County 524
63 Webster County 518
64 Leake County 514
65 Montgomery County 497
66 Sharkey County 495
67 Quitman County 494
68 Calhoun County 489
69 Kemper County 487
70 Simpson County 467
71 Humphreys County 463
72 Issaquena County 434