Ranking of North Carolina Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2011 Q3

Updated on December 31, 2023.

According to data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2011 Q3, the average weekly wage for North Carolina was $808. Among all North Carolina counties, Durham County had the highest average weekly wage ($1.26K), followed by Mecklenburg County ($1.05K), and Orange County ($927).

On the other hand, Alleghany County had the lowest average weekly wage ($495), followed by Tyrrell County ($497), and Pamlico County ($526).

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.

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

Related Topics: US BLS Topic List.
See this for other quarters:
Ranking of North Carolina Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2011 Q3
Durham
Mecklenburg
Orange
Wake
Forsyth
Guilford
Craven
Cumberland
New Hanover
Granville
Ranking of North Carolina Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2011 Q3
Items per page:
0 of 0
Rank County Average Weekly Wage ($)
1 Durham County 1260
2 Mecklenburg County 1045
3 Orange County 927
4 Wake County 894
5 Forsyth County 851
6 Guilford County 814
7 Craven County 770
8 Cumberland County 764
9 New Hanover County 763
10 Granville County 754
11 Camden County 750
12 Iredell County 745
13 Rowan County 741
14 Pitt County 733
15 Wilson County 722
16 Buncombe County 713
17 Lee County 708
18 Union County 705
19 Catawba County 698
20 Gaston County 689
21 Nash County 683
22 Cabarrus County 674
23 Henderson County 670
24 Alamance County 663
24 Franklin County 663
25 Edgecombe County 662
25 Moore County 662
26 Wayne County 660
27 Cleveland County 658
28 Chatham County 652
28 Pasquotank County 652
29 Lincoln County 647
30 Johnston County 646
31 Beaufort County 642
32 Brunswick County 640
33 Burke County 639
34 Jackson County 638
35 Person County 637
36 Hertford County 633
36 Vance County 633
37 Watauga County 630
38 Lenoir County 626
38 Rockingham County 626
39 Davidson County 625
40 Scotland County 623
41 Haywood County 621
42 Onslow County 612
42 Randolph County 612
42 Stanly County 612
43 Chowan County 610
44 Davie County 609
45 Surry County 607
46 Bertie County 606
46 Mitchell County 606
46 Wilkes County 606
47 Bladen County 605
47 Caldwell County 605
48 Anson County 603
49 Martin County 602
50 Halifax County 601
51 Duplin County 598
51 Gates County 598
52 Montgomery County 597
53 Jones County 596
54 Graham County 595
54 Sampson County 595
55 Pender County 594
56 Harnett County 592
57 McDowell County 588
58 Robeson County 587
59 Macon County 583
60 Warren County 578
61 Columbus County 576
62 Rutherford County 575
63 Transylvania County 573
64 Richmond County 572
65 Yadkin County 570
66 Northampton County 568
67 Polk County 566
68 Ashe County 565
69 Cherokee County 564
70 Caswell County 561
70 Swain County 561
71 Greene County 560
72 Carteret County 558
73 Stokes County 557
74 Washington County 555
75 Alexander County 551
76 Currituck County 549
76 Hyde County 549
77 Clay County 541
77 Dare County 541
77 Yancey County 541
78 Avery County 539
79 Hoke County 538
80 Madison County 529
81 Perquimans County 528
82 Pamlico County 526
83 Tyrrell County 497
84 Alleghany County 495