Ranking of US Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2008 Q3

Updated on December 30, 2023.

According to data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, for 2008 Q3, among all US counties, North Slope Borough, AK had the highest average weekly wage ($1.59K), followed by New York County, NY ($1.55K), and Santa Clara County, CA ($1.53K).

On the other hand, Petroleum County, MT had the lowest average weekly wage ($317), followed by Arthur County, NE ($347), and Garfield County, MT ($353).

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 2008 Q3
North Slope, AK
New York, NY
Santa Clara, CA
Butte, ID
San Mateo, CA
Los Alamos, NM
San Francisco, CA
Arlington, VA
Carson, TX
Eureka, NV
Ranking of US Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2008 Q3
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Rank County Average Weekly Wage($)
1 North Slope Borough, AK 1592
2 New York County, NY 1552
3 Santa Clara County, CA 1530
4 Butte County, ID 1389
5 San Mateo County, CA 1375
6 Los Alamos County, NM 1365
7 San Francisco County, CA 1352
8 Arlington County, VA 1351
9 Carson County, TX 1340
10 Eureka County, NV 1323
11 Suffolk County, MA 1320
12 Fairfield County, CT 1313
13 King County, TX 1300
14 Fairfax County, VA 1295
15 Somerset County, NJ 1235
16 Sutton County, TX 1231
17 Surry County, VA 1224
18 King George County, VA 1205
19 Middlesex County, MA 1197
20 Morris County, NJ 1182
21 Hudson County, NJ 1162
22 King County, WA 1161
23 Alexandria city, VA 1158
24 Broomfield County, CO 1124
25 Montgomery County, MD 1120
26 Alameda County, CA 1114
27 Durham County, NC 1113
28 Southeast Fairbanks Borough, AK 1108
29 Hennepin County, MN 1102
29 Roberts County, TX 1102
30 Westchester County, NY 1095
30 Falls Church city, VA 1095
31 Fulton County, GA 1081
32 Sublette County, WY 1069
33 Mercer County, NJ 1063
34 Union County, NJ 1061
35 Goochland County, VA 1051
36 Harris County, TX 1050
37 Slope County, ND 1048
38 Greenlee County, AZ 1045
38 Rio Blanco County, CO 1045
38 Manassas city, VA 1045
39 Essex County, NJ 1041
40 Contra Costa County, CA 1037
40 Martin County, IN 1037
41 Lake County, IL 1036
42 Middlesex County, NJ 1033
43 Bergen County, NJ 1032
44 Denver County, CO 1031
45 St. Charles Parish, LA 1029
46 Marin County, CA 1028
47 Chester County, PA 1027
48 Iberville Parish, LA 1024
48 Dallas County, TX 1024
49 Wood County, OH 1023
50 Boulder County, CO 1021
51 Philadelphia County, PA 1020
52 Plaquemines Parish, LA 1019
53 Hartford County, CT 1012
54 Montgomery County, PA 1011
55 Hancock County, KY 1006
55 Oliver County, ND 1006
56 Loudoun County, VA 1005
57 Arapahoe County, CO 1003
58 Collin County, TX 997
59 Faribault County, MN 995
60 Fairfax city, VA 993
61 DuPage County, IL 991
62 Cook County, IL 988
62 Campbell County, WY 988
63 Baltimore city, MD 987
63 Washington County, OR 987
64 St. Mary's County, MD 984
64 Crane County, TX 984
65 New Castle County, DE 979
66 Howard County, MD 976
67 Somervell County, TX 974
68 St. James Parish, LA 972
68 Calhoun County, TX 972
68 Midland County, TX 972
69 Norfolk County, MA 970
70 Suffolk County, NY 969
71 Hunterdon County, NJ 967
71 Hutchinson County, TX 967
71 Sweetwater County, WY 967
72 Oakland County, MI 965
73 Lander County, NV 963
74 Mecklenburg County, NC 958
75 Richmond city, VA 956
76 Orange County, CA 954
77 Sacramento County, CA 952
78 Los Angeles County, CA 950
78 Olmsted County, MN 950
79 Washtenaw County, MI 947
80 Williams County, ND 946
81 Northwest Arctic Borough, AK 945
82 Wayne County, MI 942
83 Montour County, PA 939
84 Posey County, IN 937
85 Hamilton County, OH 934
85 Winkler County, TX 934
86 Ramsey County, MN 933
86 St. Louis city, MO 933
87 Prince George's County, MD 932
88 Heard County, GA 930
89 Putnam County, IL 929
90 Washington County, AL 927
90 Midland County, MI 927
91 Hillsborough County, NH 924
92 Travis County, TX 923
93 Anchorage Borough, AK 922
93 San Diego County, CA 922
94 Orleans Parish, LA 917
95 Nassau County, NY 915
95 Williamson County, TN 915
96 Madison County, AL 913
97 New Haven County, CT 912
97 Union County, OH 912
98 Middlesex County, CT 911
98 Cameron Parish, LA 911
99 West Feliciana Parish, LA 910
100 Roane County, TN 906
101 Cobb County, GA 904
101 St. John the Baptist Parish, LA 904
101 Rockland County, NY 904
102 Yoakum County, TX 901
103 Trimble County, KY 895
104 Burlington County, NJ 892
105 Anne Arundel County, MD 891
105 Reagan County, TX 891
106 DeKalb County, GA 890
106 St. Louis County, MO 890
106 Monmouth County, NJ 890
107 Mercer County, ND 889
108 Essex County, MA 888
109 Allegheny County, PA 887
110 Albemarle County, VA 886
111 Stanton County, NE 884
111 Schenectady County, NY 884
112 Jefferson County, CO 883
113 Morris County, TX 882
114 Hopewell city, VA 879
114 Benton County, WA 879
115 Garfield County, CO 877
115 Albany County, NY 877
115 Delaware County, PA 877
115 Hemphill County, TX 877
116 Passaic County, NJ 872
117 Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK 869
117 Lafourche Parish, LA 869
118 Anderson County, TN 868
119 Ballard County, KY 867
120 Johnson County, KS 866
121 Fort Bend County, TX 865
122 Jefferson County, AL 864
122 Douglas County, CO 864
122 New London County, CT 864
123 Scott County, KY 861
123 Dutchess County, NY 861
123 Davidson County, TN 861
124 Salem County, NJ 860
124 Lea County, NM 860
124 Manassas Park city, VA 860
125 Ventura County, CA 859
125 Worcester County, MA 859
126 Baltimore County, MD 858
126 Camden County, NJ 858
126 Multnomah County, OR 858
126 Shelby County, TN 858
126 Uintah County, UT 858
126 Snohomish County, WA 858
127 Andrews County, TX 857
128 Ward County, TX 856
129 Macomb County, MI 854
130 Solano County, CA 853
130 Cuyahoga County, OH 853
130 Chambers County, TX 853
131 Marion County, IN 852
131 Nantucket County, MA 852
131 Boone County, WV 852
132 Orange County, NC 851
132 Franklin County, OH 851
133 Sangamon County, IL 850
133 Jackson County, MO 850
133 Henrico County, VA 850
134 Tioga County, NY 849
135 Cecil County, MD 847
136 St. Mary Parish, LA 846
137 St. Bernard Parish, LA 845
138 Lake and Peninsula Borough, AK 844
139 Miami-Dade County, FL 842
139 Rutherford County, TN 842
139 Tarrant County, TX 842
140 Ector County, TX 841
141 Gwinnett County, GA 840
142 Bronx County, NY 838
142 Chittenden County, VT 838
143 Valdez-Cordova, AK 837
143 Fallon County, MT 837
143 Milwaukee County, WI 837
144 Grafton County, NH 836
144 Queens County, NY 836
145 Maricopa County, AZ 835
145 Napa County, CA 835
145 Tazewell County, IL 835
145 Wake County, NC 835
145 Waukesha County, WI 835
146 Pitkin County, CO 833
146 Greene County, OH 833
146 Latimer County, OK 833
147 Polk County, IA 831
147 Wyandotte County, KS 831
147 Stillwater County, MT 831
147 Delaware County, OH 831
148 Carson City, NV 830
149 Lehigh County, PA 829
150 Yolo County, CA 828
150 Greene County, PA 828
151 Clear Creek County, CO 827
151 Rock Island County, IL 827
152 Lafayette Parish, LA 826
152 Kenedy County, TX 826
153 Choctaw County, AL 825
153 Sonoma County, CA 825
153 Linn County, IA 825
154 Nye County, NV 824
154 Natrona County, WY 824
155 Terrebonne Parish, LA 822
155 Frederick County, MD 822
155 Jefferson County, TX 822
156 Douglas County, NE 820
156 Sargent County, ND 820
156 Jack County, TX 820
156 Prince George County, VA 820
157 Dauphin County, PA 819
158 Aleutians West Borough, AK 818
158 Placer County, CA 818
158 McLean County, IL 818
158 Clinton County, OH 818
158 Bucks County, PA 818
158 Wise County, TX 818
158 Portsmouth city, VA 818
159 Eddy County, NM 817
159 Monroe County, NY 817
159 Putnam County, NY 817
159 Dane County, WI 817
160 Carver County, MN 816
161 Macon County, IL 815
162 Louisa County, VA 813
162 Norfolk city, VA 813
163 Palm Beach County, FL 812
163 Clark County, NV 812
163 McKenzie County, ND 812
164 Knott County, KY 811
165 Dale County, AL 810
165 Hamilton County, IN 810
165 Howard County, IN 810
165 Ingham County, MI 810
166 Gibson County, IN 809
167 Shelby County, AL 808
167 Hillsborough County, FL 808
167 Grundy County, IL 808
167 Peoria County, IL 808
167 Duchesne County, UT 808
168 Juneau City and Borough, AK 806
168 Douglas County, MN 806
168 Providence County, RI 806
168 Aiken County, SC 806
168 Wood County, WI 806
169 Galveston County, TX 805
170 Warren County, NJ 803
170 Benton County, OR 803
171 Caribou County, ID 802
171 Jefferson County, KY 802
171 Dakota County, MN 802
171 Irion County, TX 802
171 Charlottesville city, VA 802
172 Austin County, TX 800
172 Williamson County, TX 800
173 Santa Cruz County, CA 799
173 Duval County, FL 799
173 Honolulu County, HI 799
173 Brazoria County, TX 799
174 Boone County, IL 798
175 Tompkins County, NY 797
175 Sabine County, TX 797
176 Broward County, FL 796
176 Forsyth County, GA 796
176 Hancock County, MS 796
176 Washoe County, NV 796
176 Rockingham County, NH 796
176 Salt Lake County, UT 796
177 Brevard County, FL 795
177 Washington County, NE 795
177 Humboldt County, NV 795
177 Newport County, RI 795
177 Rappahannock County, VA 795
178 Calhoun County, AR 794
178 East Baton Rouge Parish, LA 794
178 Calhoun County, MI 794
179 Claiborne County, MS 793
179 Beckham County, OK 793
179 Salem city, VA 793
180 Adams County, CO 792
180 Jackson County, MS 792
181 Ascension Parish, LA 791
181 Gray County, TX 791
182 Scurry County, TX 790
182 Mingo County, WV 790
183 Iberia Parish, LA 789
183 Nemaha County, NE 789
183 Upton County, TX 789
184 Clayton County, GA 788
184 Vermillion County, IN 788
184 Johnson County, IA 788
184 Grimes County, TX 788
185 Santa Barbara County, CA 787
185 Harford County, MD 787
185 Montgomery County, OH 787
185 Thurston County, WA 787
185 Converse County, WY 787
186 Plymouth County, MA 786
186 Kalamazoo County, MI 786
186 Ochiltree County, TX 786
187 Bristol Bay Borough, AK 785
187 Oklahoma County, OK 785
188 Crawford County, IL 784
188 Hampden County, MA 784
188 White Pine County, NV 784
188 Rusk County, TX 784
189 Jefferson Parish, LA 783
189 Montgomery County, TX 783
189 Buchanan County, VA 783
190 Leon County, TX 782
190 Hampton city, VA 782
191 Eagle County, CO 781
191 Marshall County, WV 781
192 El Paso County, CO 779
192 Tolland County, CT 779
193 West Baton Rouge Parish, LA 778
193 Eaton County, MI 778
193 Berkeley County, SC 778
193 Clark County, WA 778
194 Scott County, MN 777
195 Clackamas County, OR 776
196 Dallas County, IA 775
196 Sagadahoc County, ME 775
196 Cumberland County, PA 775
197 Monroe County, MI 774
197 Chesterfield County, VA 774
197 Pierce County, WA 774
198 Onondaga County, NY 773
198 Rensselaer County, NY 773
198 Steuben County, NY 773
198 Prince William County, VA 773
199 Lake County, IN 772
200 Larimer County, CO 771
200 Dukes County, MA 771
200 Sweet Grass County, MT 771
200 Strafford County, NH 771
200 Putnam County, WV 771
201 Yuba County, CA 770
201 Merrimack County, NH 770
201 Berks County, PA 770
201 La Salle County, TX 770
201 Newport News city, VA 770
202 Anoka County, MN 769
202 Richmond County, NY 769
203 Pulaski County, AR 768
203 Tulsa County, OK 768
203 Stafford County, VA 768
203 Winnebago County, WI 768
204 Little River County, AR 767
204 Muscatine County, IA 767
204 Clay County, MO 767
204 Forsyth County, NC 767
205 Cumberland County, ME 766
205 Lipscomb County, TX 766
205 Kitsap County, WA 766
206 Orange County, FL 765
206 Kane County, IL 765
206 Gloucester County, NJ 765
206 Sherman County, OR 765
207 Pershing County, NV 764
208 Lassen County, CA 763
208 Porter County, IN 763
208 Bernalillo County, NM 763
208 Waller County, TX 763
209 Benton County, AR 762
209 Routt County, CO 762
209 Sedgwick County, KS 762
210 Emery County, UT 761
211 Panola County, TX 760
212 Carroll County, KY 759
212 Allegan County, MI 759
212 Rosebud County, MT 759
213 Kodiak Island Borough, AK 758
213 San Juan County, NM 758
214 Mesa County, CO 757
214 Bartholomew County, IN 757
214 Kenton County, KY 757
215 Kent County, MI 756
215 Guilford County, NC 756
216 El Dorado County, CA 755
216 Iron County, MO 755
216 Elko County, NV 755
216 Summit County, OH 755
216 Maury County, TN 755
216 Box Elder County, UT 755
216 Racine County, WI 755
217 Moffat County, CO 754
217 Fayette County, KY 754
217 Cumberland County, NJ 754
217 Winchester city, VA 754
218 Sullivan County, TN 753
219 Lawrence County, AL 752
219 Houston County, GA 752
219 Will County, IL 752
219 Jim Wells County, TX 752
219 Orange County, TX 752
219 Brown County, WI 752
220 Bristol County, MA 751
220 Hampshire County, MA 751
220 Washington County, VT 751
221 Massac County, IL 750
221 Pike County, IN 750
222 Monterey County, CA 749
222 Leon County, FL 749
222 Richland County, SC 749
223 Collier County, FL 748
223 Osceola County, MI 748
224 Limestone County, AL 747
224 Pima County, AZ 747
224 Ada County, ID 747
224 Ogle County, IL 747
224 Butler County, PA 747
224 Fauquier County, VA 747
224 Carbon County, WY 747
225 Nome Borough, AK 746
225 Franklin County, KY 746
225 Marshall County, KY 746
226 Burke County, GA 745
227 Hinds County, MS 744
228 San Joaquin County, CA 743
228 Assumption Parish, LA 743
228 Calcasieu Parish, LA 743
228 Northampton County, PA 743
229 Litchfield County, CT 742
229 Charles County, MD 742
229 Atlantic County, NJ 742
229 Butler County, OH 742
229 Smith County, TX 742
230 San Bernardino County, CA 741
230 Wilkinson County, GA 741
230 York County, PA 741
231 Washington County, PA 740
231 Denton County, TX 740
231 Pend Oreille County, WA 740
232 Early County, GA 738
232 Winnebago County, IL 738
232 Steele County, ND 738
232 Woodward County, OK 738
232 Kanawha County, WV 738
233 Kern County, CA 737
233 Pinellas County, FL 737
233 Monroe County, IA 737
233 Boyd County, KY 737
233 Genesee County, MI 737
233 Kings County, NY 737
233 Lucas County, OH 737
233 Washington County, OK 737
233 Uinta County, WY 737
234 Nevada County, CA 736
234 Crowley County, CO 736
234 Leavenworth County, KS 736
235 Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK 735
235 Spartanburg County, SC 735
235 Cooke County, TX 735
236 Sussex County, NJ 734
236 Erie County, NY 734
236 Hunt County, TX 734
236 Kendall County, TX 734
237 Richmond County, GA 733
237 Shelby County, OH 733
237 Fairfield County, SC 733
237 Gregg County, TX 733
238 Cowlitz County, WA 732
238 Teton County, WY 732
239 Weld County, CO 731
239 Churchill County, NV 731
239 Kent County, RI 731
239 Bexar County, TX 731
239 Wyoming County, WV 731
240 Tuscaloosa County, AL 730
240 Story County, IA 730
240 Coffey County, KS 730
240 Centre County, PA 730
241 Pinal County, AZ 729
241 McHenry County, IL 729