Ranking of North Carolina Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2002 Q3

Updated on December 31, 2023.

According to data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2002 Q3, the average weekly wage for North Carolina was $613. Among all North Carolina counties, Durham County had the highest average weekly wage ($896), followed by Mecklenburg County ($783), and Wake County ($705).

On the other hand, Pamlico County had the lowest average weekly wage ($389), followed by Hyde County ($404), and Perquimans County ($404).

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

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Ranking of North Carolina Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2002 Q3
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Rank County Average Weekly Wage ($)
1 Durham County 896
2 Mecklenburg County 783
3 Wake County 705
4 Forsyth County 678
5 Orange County 670
6 Guilford County 640
7 Rowan County 613
8 Cabarrus County 593
9 Craven County 583
10 Union County 568
11 Granville County 566
11 Wilson County 566
12 Nash County 565
13 Lee County 564
14 Gaston County 563
15 Iredell County 561
16 New Hanover County 556
17 Buncombe County 551
18 Catawba County 544
18 Cumberland County 544
19 Pitt County 543
20 Alamance County 542
21 Franklin County 541
21 Henderson County 541
22 Person County 540
23 Edgecombe County 539
24 Martin County 534
25 Cleveland County 531
25 Johnston County 531
26 Wilkes County 529
27 Transylvania County 525
28 Burke County 518
29 Lincoln County 512
30 Rockingham County 511
31 Columbus County 510
32 Moore County 508
33 Randolph County 506
34 McDowell County 502
35 Lenoir County 499
35 Richmond County 499
36 Chatham County 497
36 Davidson County 497
37 Wayne County 496
38 Brunswick County 494
39 Beaufort County 491
40 Stanly County 490
41 Haywood County 487
42 Pasquotank County 485
43 Caldwell County 484
43 Surry County 484
44 Anson County 481
45 Davie County 480
46 Northampton County 478
46 Rutherford County 478
47 Harnett County 476
47 Jones County 476
48 Scotland County 474
49 Stokes County 472
50 Chowan County 469
50 Vance County 469
51 Halifax County 467
51 Jackson County 467
52 Caswell County 464
52 Montgomery County 464
53 Macon County 463
53 Madison County 463
54 Watauga County 462
55 Robeson County 461
56 Sampson County 459
56 Yadkin County 459
57 Camden County 452
58 Mitchell County 451
59 Duplin County 450
60 Gates County 448
60 Hoke County 448
61 Alexander County 447
61 Alleghany County 447
61 Greene County 447
62 Hertford County 446
63 Cherokee County 444
64 Ashe County 439
64 Bladen County 439
64 Polk County 439
65 Clay County 437
65 Onslow County 437
66 Swain County 436
67 Graham County 434
67 Warren County 434
68 Yancey County 422
69 Bertie County 420
70 Carteret County 419
70 Washington County 419
71 Dare County 415
71 Tyrrell County 415
72 Pender County 414
73 Avery County 409
74 Currituck County 406
75 Hyde County 404
75 Perquimans County 404
76 Pamlico County 389