Ranking of US Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2005 Q1

Updated on December 30, 2023.

According to data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, for 2005 Q1, among all US counties, New York County, NY had the highest average weekly wage ($2.03K), followed by Goochland County, VA ($1.95K), and Fairfield County, CT ($1.61K).

On the other hand, Keya Paha County, NE had the lowest average weekly wage ($264), followed by McPherson County, NE ($284), and Petroleum County, MT ($290).

The chart below shows the top 10 US counties with high average weekly wage, and the table below shows the ranking of the top 500 US counties.

You can see links at the bottom of the page for the ranking of counties for each state.

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Ranking of US Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2005 Q1
New York, NY
Goochland, VA
Fairfield, CT
Suffolk, MA
Santa Clara, CA
San Francisco, CA
Somerset, NJ
North Slope, AK
Arlington, VA
Eureka, NV
Ranking of US Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2005 Q1
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Rank County Average Weekly Wage($)
1 New York County, NY 2029
2 Goochland County, VA 1949
3 Fairfield County, CT 1611
4 Suffolk County, MA 1391
5 Santa Clara County, CA 1375
6 San Francisco County, CA 1372
7 Somerset County, NJ 1349
8 North Slope Borough, AK 1346
9 Arlington County, VA 1286
10 Eureka County, NV 1275
11 Hudson County, NJ 1233
12 San Mateo County, CA 1218
13 Morris County, NJ 1186
14 Fairfax County, VA 1182
15 Midland County, MI 1165
16 Butte County, ID 1159
17 Westchester County, NY 1103
18 Middlesex County, MA 1099
19 Fulton County, GA 1080
20 Mecklenburg County, NC 1077
21 Carson County, TX 1070
22 Essex County, NJ 1050
23 Somervell County, TX 1045
24 Hartford County, CT 1043
25 Montgomery County, MD 1040
26 Durham County, NC 1029
27 Hunterdon County, NJ 1026
27 Middlesex County, NJ 1026
28 Contra Costa County, CA 1023
29 Broomfield County, CO 1021
30 King George County, VA 1016
31 Montgomery County, PA 1010
32 New Castle County, DE 1008
33 Union County, NJ 1004
34 Loudoun County, VA 1003
35 Falls Church city, VA 1002
36 Alameda County, CA 999
37 Hennepin County, MN 998
38 Mercer County, NJ 992
39 Chester County, PA 986
40 Bergen County, NJ 985
41 Cook County, IL 984
42 Denver County, CO 977
43 Alexandria city, VA 973
44 Tazewell County, IL 965
45 Surry County, VA 964
46 Oliver County, ND 956
47 Lake County, IL 955
48 Dallas County, TX 953
49 Harris County, TX 950
50 King County, WA 944
51 Arapahoe County, CO 937
51 Iberville Parish, LA 937
52 Marin County, CA 934
53 St. Charles Parish, LA 932
54 Oakland County, MI 930
55 Collin County, TX 921
56 Boulder County, CO 919
57 DuPage County, IL 917
58 Norfolk County, MA 916
59 St. Louis city, MO 912
60 Calhoun County, TX 907
61 Richmond city, VA 905
62 Martin County, IN 902
63 Grundy County, IL 896
63 Philadelphia County, PA 896
64 Orange County, CA 895
64 Baltimore city, MD 895
64 Washington County, OR 895
65 Henrico County, VA 894
66 Wayne County, MI 892
67 Middlesex County, CT 887
68 Ramsey County, MN 874
69 Howard County, MD 872
70 Denali Borough, AK 866
70 Travis County, TX 866
71 Los Angeles County, CA 864
71 Howard County, IN 864
72 Claiborne County, MS 862
73 Nassau County, NY 860
74 St. James Parish, LA 859
74 Olmsted County, MN 859
75 Ventura County, CA 857
76 Washtenaw County, MI 856
77 Sacramento County, CA 852
78 Heard County, GA 851
78 Hancock County, KY 851
79 Gallatin County, KY 850
80 Union County, OH 849
81 Hamilton County, OH 848
82 Salem County, NJ 847
83 Manassas city, VA 844
84 DeKalb County, GA 841
85 Monmouth County, NJ 837
86 Bristol Bay Borough, AK 834
87 Valdez-Cordova, AK 831
87 Cobb County, GA 831
88 Washington County, AL 829
88 Macomb County, MI 829
88 Nye County, NV 829
88 Los Alamos County, NM 829
89 Fairfax city, VA 828
90 Greenlee County, AZ 826
90 Hillsborough County, NH 826
90 Crane County, TX 826
91 Steuben County, NY 825
92 St. Mary's County, MD 824
92 Nantucket County, MA 824
93 Posey County, IN 823
94 Fort Bend County, TX 820
95 St. Louis County, MO 819
96 Marion County, IN 818
97 New Haven County, CT 816
97 Kosciusko County, IN 816
97 Plaquemines Parish, LA 816
98 San Diego County, CA 815
99 Allegheny County, PA 814
100 Johnson County, KS 813
101 Warren County, NJ 812
101 Cuyahoga County, OH 812
102 Nemaha County, NE 807
103 Rockland County, NY 805
104 Passaic County, NJ 804
104 Roane County, TN 804
105 Williamson County, TX 803
106 Essex County, MA 802
106 Delaware County, OH 802
107 Gwinnett County, GA 801
107 Baltimore County, MD 801
108 Dutchess County, NY 800
108 Delaware County, PA 800
109 Madison County, AL 798
109 Southeast Fairbanks Borough, AK 798
109 Prince George's County, MD 798
110 Burlington County, NJ 797
110 Benton County, WA 797
111 Jefferson County, CO 796
112 Bartholomew County, IN 795
113 Sabine County, TX 794
114 Anchorage Borough, AK 793
114 Polk County, IA 793
114 Anne Arundel County, MD 793
115 Union County, SD 790
116 Campbell County, WY 789
117 Jefferson County, AL 788
117 Waynesboro city, VA 788
118 Suffolk County, NY 786
119 Cumberland County, PA 785
119 Williamson County, TN 785
120 Ballard County, KY 784
121 New London County, CT 783
122 Hamilton County, IN 782
122 Anderson County, TN 782
122 Chambers County, TX 782
123 Schenectady County, NY 781
123 Mercer County, ND 781
124 Albany County, NY 780
125 Northwest Arctic Borough, AK 779
125 Multnomah County, OR 779
126 Milwaukee County, WI 778
127 Faribault County, MN 777
128 Douglas County, CO 776
128 Franklin County, OH 776
129 Jackson County, MO 775
130 Choctaw County, AL 773
130 Benton County, AR 773
130 Tarrant County, TX 773
131 Boone County, WV 772
132 Palm Beach County, FL 771
133 Scott County, KY 770
133 Davidson County, TN 770
134 Twiggs County, GA 766
134 Lander County, NV 766
134 Providence County, RI 766
134 Scurry County, TX 766
135 Duval County, FL 765
135 Rockingham County, NH 765
136 Little River County, AR 764
136 Waukesha County, WI 764
137 Burke County, GA 763
137 Peoria County, IL 763
137 Stanton County, NE 763
137 Camden County, NJ 763
137 Wake County, NC 763
137 Washington County, OK 763
137 Dauphin County, PA 763
137 Lehigh County, PA 763
137 Chittenden County, VT 763
137 Snohomish County, WA 763
138 Napa County, CA 762
138 Vermillion County, IN 762
138 Calhoun County, MI 762
138 Sargent County, ND 762
139 West Feliciana Parish, LA 760
140 Shelby County, TN 759
140 Sweetwater County, WY 759
141 Queens County, NY 758
142 Hopewell city, VA 757
143 Monroe County, MI 755
143 Newport County, RI 755
144 Sangamon County, IL 754
145 Dakota County, MN 753
146 Worcester County, MA 752
147 Winnebago County, WI 751
148 Carroll County, KY 750
148 Grafton County, NH 750
148 Brazoria County, TX 750
149 Albemarle County, VA 749
150 Clayton County, GA 746
151 Maricopa County, AZ 744
151 Miami-Dade County, FL 744
151 Jefferson County, KY 744
152 Monroe County, NY 743
153 Tioga County, NY 742
154 Kendall County, IL 741
155 Sandoval County, NM 740
156 Loving County, TX 738
157 Ingham County, MI 737
157 Montour County, PA 737
158 Shelby County, AL 736
158 Dane County, WI 736
159 Sonoma County, CA 735
159 Gibson County, IN 735
160 Placer County, CA 734
160 Santa Barbara County, CA 734
160 Orleans Parish, LA 734
160 Hutchinson County, TX 734
161 Eaton County, MI 733
162 Aiken County, SC 732
162 Yoakum County, TX 732
163 Broward County, FL 731
164 Rock Island County, IL 730
164 Marshall County, WV 730
165 Carver County, MN 729
165 Orange County, NC 729
165 Greene County, OH 729
166 Santa Cruz County, CA 727
166 Hampden County, MA 727
166 Forsyth County, NC 727
166 Morris County, TX 727
167 Wyandotte County, KS 726
167 Cheyenne County, NE 726
167 Putnam County, NY 726
167 Maury County, TN 726
168 Lawrence County, AL 725
168 De Witt, IL 725
168 Washington County, MN 725
168 Montgomery County, OH 725
168 Bucks County, PA 725
169 Humboldt County, NV 724
169 Norfolk city, VA 724
170 Solano County, CA 723
170 Boone County, IL 723
170 Linn County, IA 723
170 Knott County, KY 723
171 Limestone County, AL 722
171 Frederick County, MD 722
172 Ogle County, IL 721
172 Kenton County, KY 721
173 Anoka County, MN 720
173 Stillwater County, MT 720
173 Clark County, NV 720
173 Manassas Park city, VA 720
174 Hillsborough County, FL 719
175 Prince George County, VA 718
176 Kalamazoo County, MI 717
176 Pershing County, NV 717
177 Benton County, OR 716
177 Jefferson County, TX 716
178 Adams County, CO 712
178 Muscatine County, IA 712
178 Summit County, OH 712
179 McLean County, IL 711
179 Noble County, OK 711
180 Genesee County, MI 710
180 Osceola County, MI 710
180 Matagorda County, TX 710
181 Cumberland County, ME 709
181 Midland County, TX 709
182 Orange County, FL 708
182 Forsyth County, GA 708
182 Douglas County, NE 708
183 Collier County, FL 706
183 Hamilton County, FL 706
183 Sedgwick County, KS 706
183 Boone County, KY 706
183 Washoe County, NV 706
183 Greene County, PA 706
184 Plymouth County, MA 705
184 Lawrence County, MS 705
185 Yolo County, CA 704
186 Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK 703
186 Bronx County, NY 703
186 Lucas County, OH 703
187 Trumbull County, OH 702
188 Macon County, IL 700
188 Berrien County, MI 700
189 Harford County, MD 699
189 Onondaga County, NY 699
190 Wilkes County, NC 698
191 Dukes County, MA 697
191 Ottawa County, OH 697
192 Brevard County, FL 696
192 Caribou County, ID 696
192 St. John the Baptist Parish, LA 696
192 Ozaukee County, WI 696
193 Monterey County, CA 695
193 Warren County, OH 695
193 Clackamas County, OR 695
193 Sullivan County, TN 695
193 Covington city, VA 695
194 Sagadahoc County, ME 694
194 Chesterfield County, VA 694
195 Juneau City and Borough, AK 693
195 Honolulu County, HI 693
195 Clay County, MO 693
195 Darlington County, SC 693
196 El Paso County, CO 692
196 Washington County, NE 692
197 Carson City, NV 691
197 Brooke County, WV 691
198 Will County, IL 690
198 Pike County, IN 690
198 Louisa County, VA 690
198 Portsmouth city, VA 690
199 Jackson County, MI 689
199 Kent County, MI 689
200 DeKalb County, IN 688
200 Marshall County, KY 688
201 Seminole County, FL 687
201 Putnam County, IL 687
201 Coffey County, KS 687
201 Cecil County, MD 687
201 Hancock County, MS 687
201 Bexar County, TX 687
202 Kane County, IL 686
202 Pierce County, WA 686
202 Brown County, WI 686
203 Rio Blanco County, CO 684
203 Ascension Parish, LA 684
203 Calvert County, MD 684
203 Guilford County, NC 684
203 Tulsa County, OK 684
204 Pulaski County, AR 683
204 Defiance County, OH 683
204 Spartanburg County, SC 683
204 Humphreys County, TN 683
205 Tippecanoe County, IN 682
205 Fayette County, KY 682
205 Saginaw County, MI 682
205 Live Oak County, TX 682
206 Kent County, RI 681
207 Rensselaer County, NY 680
207 Butler County, OH 680
207 Emery County, UT 680
207 Salem city, VA 680
208 Gloucester County, NJ 679
208 Salt Lake County, UT 679
209 Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK 678
209 Mercer County, KY 678
209 Clermont County, OH 678
209 Wood County, WI 678
210 Koochiching County, MN 677
210 Jackson County, MS 677
210 Clark County, WA 677
210 Racine County, WI 677
211 Appling County, GA 676
211 Ottawa County, MI 676
211 Atlantic County, NJ 676
211 Thurston County, WA 676
212 Litchfield County, CT 675
212 Leon County, TX 675
212 Hampton city, VA 675
213 Ripley County, IN 674
213 Lynchburg city, VA 674
213 Putnam County, WV 674
213 Sheboygan County, WI 674
214 Erie County, NY 673
215 Pitkin County, CO 672
215 Lake County, IN 672
215 Dallas County, IA 672
215 Franklin County, KY 672
215 Sussex County, NJ 672
215 York County, PA 672
215 Galveston County, TX 672
216 Storey County, NV 671
216 Charlottesville city, VA 671
217 Larimer County, CO 670
217 Montgomery County, TX 670
218 Ada County, ID 668
218 Berkshire County, MA 668
219 Houston County, GA 667
219 St. Mary Parish, LA 667
219 Strafford County, NH 667
219 Hancock County, OH 667
219 Upton County, TX 667
219 Pleasants County, WV 667
220 Scott County, MN 666
220 Outagamie County, WI 666
221 Fayette County, IN 665
221 Livingston County, MI 665
221 Berks County, PA 665
221 Fairfield County, SC 665
221 Gray County, TX 665
221 Newport News city, VA 665
222 Fauquier County, VA 664
223 Northampton County, PA 663
224 Bristol County, MA 662
224 Cumberland County, NJ 662
224 Richmond County, NY 662
224 Clinton County, OH 662
224 Tyler County, WV 662
225 Johnson County, IA 661
225 Winkler County, TX 661
226 Windham County, CT 660
226 Irion County, TX 660
226 Kanawha County, WV 660
227 Merrimack County, NH 659
228 Allen County, IN 658
228 Fallon County, MT 658
228 Bernalillo County, NM 658
228 Lake County, OH 658
228 Greenville County, SC 658
228 Sutton County, TX 658
228 Tooele County, UT 658
228 Sublette County, WY 658
229 Aleutians West Borough, AK 657
229 East Baton Rouge Parish, LA 657
229 Hinds County, MS 657
229 Kings County, NY 657
229 Rutherford County, TN 657
229 Grimes County, TX 657
229 Kitsap County, WA 657
230 Tolland County, CT 656
230 Pinellas County, FL 656
230 Massac County, IL 656
230 Tompkins County, NY 656
231 Shelby County, OH 655
231 Oklahoma County, OK 655
231 Prince William County, VA 655
232 Martin County, FL 654
233 Yuba County, CA 653
233 Washington County, GA 653
233 Winnebago County, IL 653
233 Barnstable County, MA 653
233 St. Charles County, MO 653
233 Lorain County, OH 653
233 Blount County, TN 653
233 Buffalo County, WI 653
234 Riverside County, CA 652
235 Dale County, AL 651
235 Monroe County, AL 651
235 San Bernardino County, CA 651
235 Washington County, RI 651
235 Washington County, VT 651
236 Kern County, CA 650
236 Pulaski County, IN 650
237 El Dorado County, CA 649
237 Sweet Grass County, MT 649
237 Medina County, OH 649
237 Wood County, OH 649
238 San Benito County, CA 648
238 Hillsdale County, MI 648
238 Ocean County, NJ 648
238 Orange County, NY 648
239 Lee County, FL 647
239 Livingston County, IL 647
239 Porter County, IN 647
239 Esmeralda County, NV 647
239 Oswego County, NY 647
240 Pima County, AZ 646
240 Bay County, MI 646
240 Clinton County, MI 646
240 Platte County, MO 646
241 Eagle County, CO 645
241 Andrews County, TX 645
242 Vanderburgh County, IN 644
242 Warrick County, IN 644
242 Berkeley County, SC 644
243 Talladega County, AL 643
243 Ketchikan Gateway Borough, AK 643
243 Wilkinson County, GA 643
243 McHenry County, IL 643
243 Lafayette Parish, LA 643
243 Richland County, SC 643
244 Oconee County, SC 642
244 Denton County, TX 642
244 Orange County, TX 642
245 St. Joseph County, MI 641
245 Rowan County, NC 641
245 Crook County, OR 641
246 Gilpin County, CO 640
246 Calcasieu Parish, LA 640
246 Cheshire County, NH 640
246 Lancaster County, PA 640
246 Warren County, TN 640
247 Sitka City and Borough, AK 639
247 Lassen County, CA 639
247 Whitfield County, GA 639