Ranking of North Carolina Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2022 Q2

Updated on December 31, 2023.

According to data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2022 Q2, the average weekly wage for North Carolina was $1.16K. Among all North Carolina counties, Durham County had the highest average weekly wage ($1.58K), followed by Mecklenburg County ($1.46K), and Wake County ($1.34K).

On the other hand, Pamlico County had the lowest average weekly wage ($640), followed by Martin County ($687), and Warren County ($695).

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 2022 Q2
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Ranking of North Carolina Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2022 Q2
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Rank County Average Weekly Wage ($)
1 Durham County 1575
2 Mecklenburg County 1458
3 Wake County 1338
4 Orange County 1239
5 Iredell County 1237
6 Forsyth County 1144
7 New Hanover County 1072
8 Guilford County 1068
9 Union County 1031
10 Pitt County 1013
11 Catawba County 1009
12 Granville County 989
13 Buncombe County 988
14 Rowan County 987
15 Craven County 982
16 Cumberland County 974
17 Montgomery County 971
18 Franklin County 950
19 Henderson County 948
20 Lincoln County 947
21 Cabarrus County 946
22 Gaston County 936
22 Moore County 936
23 Davidson County 933
24 Wilson County 932
25 Lee County 928
26 Nash County 919
27 Alamance County 911
28 Camden County 910
29 Cleveland County 907
30 Johnston County 906
31 Caldwell County 901
32 Person County 887
33 Lenoir County 885
34 Davie County 884
35 Brunswick County 881
36 Chatham County 872
37 Hertford County 870
38 Mitchell County 861
38 Pasquotank County 861
39 Wayne County 860
40 Stanly County 859
41 Anson County 857
41 Scotland County 857
42 Swain County 856
43 Northampton County 853
44 Jones County 852
45 Jackson County 847
45 Macon County 847
46 Haywood County 840
47 Surry County 839
48 Randolph County 835
49 Sampson County 834
50 Burke County 833
51 Chowan County 830
52 Watauga County 829
53 Caswell County 828
53 Hoke County 828
53 Yadkin County 828
54 Rockingham County 827
55 Transylvania County 821
56 Beaufort County 820
56 Edgecombe County 820
57 Duplin County 819
58 Richmond County 818
59 McDowell County 815
59 Wilkes County 815
60 Vance County 812
61 Bladen County 811
61 Greene County 811
61 Robeson County 811
62 Graham County 810
63 Gates County 808
64 Onslow County 807
65 Washington County 806
66 Alexander County 801
66 Pender County 801
67 Halifax County 800
68 Harnett County 798
69 Rutherford County 797
70 Perquimans County 790
71 Bertie County 786
72 Clay County 784
73 Columbus County 776
74 Carteret County 775
74 Polk County 775
75 Madison County 774
76 Currituck County 772
77 Dare County 769
78 Cherokee County 767
79 Ashe County 765
80 Alleghany County 762
81 Yancey County 759
82 Avery County 752
83 Tyrrell County 739
84 Hyde County 733
85 Stokes County 718
86 Warren County 695
87 Martin County 687
88 Pamlico County 640