Ranking of North Carolina Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2006 Q3

Updated on December 31, 2023.

According to data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2006 Q3, the average weekly wage for North Carolina was $695. Among all North Carolina counties, Durham County had the highest average weekly wage ($1.04K), followed by Mecklenburg County ($917), and Orange County ($784).

On the other hand, Alleghany County had the lowest average weekly wage ($448), followed by Washington County ($448), and Graham County ($451).

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 2006 Q3
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Ranking of North Carolina Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2006 Q3
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Rank County Average Weekly Wage ($)
1 Durham County 1038
2 Mecklenburg County 917
3 Orange County 784
4 Wake County 780
5 Forsyth County 752
6 Guilford County 706
7 Rowan County 694
8 Cabarrus County 687
9 Granville County 658
10 New Hanover County 643
11 Union County 641
12 Lee County 640
12 Pitt County 640
13 Iredell County 637
13 Wilson County 637
14 Craven County 634
15 Buncombe County 625
16 Catawba County 612
17 Gaston County 611
18 Franklin County 610
19 Cumberland County 603
20 Johnston County 601
21 Alamance County 597
21 Camden County 597
22 Henderson County 594
23 Nash County 593
24 Moore County 591
25 Cleveland County 586
26 Person County 583
27 Wilkes County 578
28 Pasquotank County 577
29 Lincoln County 568
30 Burke County 567
31 Edgecombe County 565
32 Haywood County 564
32 Martin County 564
33 Rockingham County 559
34 Wayne County 558
35 Chatham County 555
36 Brunswick County 553
37 Columbus County 549
38 Davidson County 548
38 Jackson County 548
39 Beaufort County 546
39 Harnett County 546
40 Lenoir County 544
41 Caldwell County 543
42 Randolph County 542
43 Anson County 541
44 Jones County 540
44 Transylvania County 540
45 Stanly County 535
45 Vance County 535
46 Davie County 534
46 Stokes County 534
47 Surry County 532
48 Watauga County 531
49 Chowan County 527
49 Macon County 527
50 Montgomery County 525
50 Scotland County 525
51 Sampson County 524
52 Hertford County 523
53 Rutherford County 522
54 Robeson County 520
54 Swain County 520
55 Halifax County 519
56 Polk County 518
57 McDowell County 512
57 Mitchell County 512
58 Northampton County 510
59 Richmond County 509
59 Warren County 509
60 Caswell County 505
61 Ashe County 502
62 Alexander County 501
63 Pender County 499
64 Duplin County 498
64 Yadkin County 498
65 Cherokee County 497
65 Dare County 497
65 Madison County 497
66 Greene County 495
67 Gates County 493
68 Bladen County 492
69 Onslow County 490
70 Yancey County 483
71 Carteret County 482
72 Bertie County 480
73 Perquimans County 479
74 Hoke County 477
75 Avery County 476
76 Clay County 473
77 Tyrrell County 470
78 Currituck County 468
79 Pamlico County 463
80 Hyde County 455
81 Graham County 451
82 Alleghany County 448
82 Washington County 448