Ranking of US Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2017 Q1

Updated on December 30, 2023.

According to data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, for 2017 Q1, among all US counties, New York County, NY had the highest average weekly wage ($2.96K), followed by Santa Clara County, CA ($2.45K), and San Mateo County, CA ($2.39K).

On the other hand, Delta County, TX had the lowest average weekly wage ($391), followed by Elk County, KS ($426), and Keweenaw County, MI ($429).

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.

Related Topics: US BLS Topic List.
See this for other quarters:
Ranking of US Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2017 Q1
New York, NY
Santa Clara, CA
San Mateo, CA
Goochland, VA
San Francisco, CA
Eureka, NV
North Slope, AK
Somerset, NJ
Suffolk, MA
Fairfield, CT
Ranking of US Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2017 Q1
Items per page:
0 of 0
Rank County Average Weekly Wage($)
1 New York County, NY 2958
2 Santa Clara County, CA 2454
3 San Mateo County, CA 2386
4 Goochland County, VA 2368
5 San Francisco County, CA 2269
6 Eureka County, NV 2167
7 North Slope Borough, AK 2061
8 Somerset County, NJ 2025
9 Suffolk County, MA 2022
10 Fairfield County, CT 1926
11 Arlington County, VA 1847
12 Broomfield County, CO 1818
13 Morris County, NJ 1767
14 Fairfax County, VA 1747
15 Carson County, TX 1723
16 Middlesex County, MA 1720
17 Lander County, NV 1690
18 Butte County, ID 1687
19 Los Alamos County, NM 1672
20 Fulton County, GA 1661
21 Hudson County, NJ 1635
22 Lake County, IL 1626
23 Burke County, GA 1623
24 King County, WA 1597
25 Surry County, VA 1583
26 Irion County, TX 1541
27 Montgomery County, MD 1495
28 Hansford County, TX 1493
29 Cameron Parish, LA 1490
30 Mercer County, NJ 1486
31 Westchester County, NY 1474
32 Hennepin County, MN 1471
33 Mecklenburg County, NC 1467
34 Essex County, NJ 1466
35 Alexandria city, VA 1463
36 Benton County, AR 1459
36 Alameda County, CA 1459
37 Midland County, MI 1455
38 Montgomery County, PA 1449
39 Harris County, TX 1444
40 St. Charles Parish, LA 1443
41 Midland County, TX 1432
42 St. James Parish, LA 1430
42 King George County, VA 1430
43 Upton County, TX 1423
44 Hartford County, CT 1418
44 Union County, NJ 1418
45 Williams County, ND 1409
46 Chester County, PA 1408
47 Denver County, CO 1400
48 McKenzie County, ND 1395
49 Northwest Arctic Borough, AK 1388
50 Durham County, NC 1387
51 Oliver County, ND 1385
52 Iberville Parish, LA 1378
53 Dallas County, TX 1376
54 New Castle County, DE 1368
55 Cook County, IL 1366
56 Ramsey County, MN 1359
57 Washington County, OR 1358
58 Hunterdon County, NJ 1352
59 Hancock County, KY 1350
60 Contra Costa County, CA 1347
61 Dunn County, ND 1346
62 Coffey County, KS 1337
63 Greenlee County, AZ 1336
63 Marin County, CA 1336
64 Fairfield County, SC 1333
65 Arapahoe County, CO 1329
65 Middlesex County, NJ 1329
66 Collin County, TX 1326
67 Chambers County, TX 1323
68 Plaquemines Parish, LA 1316
69 Howard County, MD 1309
70 Mercer County, ND 1305
71 Mountrail County, ND 1302
72 Martin County, IN 1293
72 Falls Church city, VA 1293
73 Bergen County, NJ 1289
74 Hutchinson County, TX 1288
75 Denali Borough, AK 1287
75 Williamson County, TN 1287
76 Boulder County, CO 1279
77 Douglas County, CO 1278
78 Philadelphia County, PA 1276
79 DuPage County, IL 1274
80 Norfolk County, MA 1269
81 Sutton County, TX 1259
82 Baltimore city, MD 1253
83 Roane County, TN 1251
83 Calhoun County, TX 1251
83 Travis County, TX 1251
83 Richmond city, VA 1251
84 Southeast Fairbanks Borough, AK 1248
85 St. Mary's County, MD 1247
86 Somervell County, TX 1245
87 Loudoun County, VA 1239
88 Oakland County, MI 1236
89 Montour County, PA 1234
90 Olmsted County, MN 1230
91 Tazewell County, IL 1227
92 Orange County, CA 1225
92 Wayne County, MI 1225
93 Los Angeles County, CA 1219
93 Stanton County, NE 1219
94 Stillwater County, MT 1218
95 Delaware County, PA 1217
96 Hemphill County, TX 1212
96 Manassas city, VA 1212
97 Hamilton County, OH 1205
98 Allegheny County, PA 1203
99 Cobb County, GA 1202
100 Washington County, AL 1201
101 Grundy County, IL 1196
102 St. Louis city, MO 1184
102 Washington County, PA 1184
102 Yoakum County, TX 1184
103 Steuben County, NY 1183
104 Valdez-Cordova, AK 1179
104 Nassau County, NY 1179
105 Clayton County, GA 1177
105 Snohomish County, WA 1177
106 San Diego County, CA 1173
106 Winkler County, TX 1173
107 La Salle County, TX 1172
108 Delaware County, OH 1169
109 Kemper County, MS 1162
110 Marion County, IN 1160
111 Cheyenne County, NE 1158
112 Matagorda County, TX 1154
113 Davidson County, TN 1152
114 Sacramento County, CA 1151
115 St. Louis County, MO 1150
115 Andrews County, TX 1150
116 Carroll County, KY 1148
117 Essex County, MA 1147
118 Yolo County, CA 1146
118 Polk County, IA 1146
118 Washington County, OK 1146
119 Dallas County, IA 1141
119 Jefferson County, TX 1141
120 Hillsborough County, NH 1140
121 McLean County, IL 1139
121 Grafton County, NH 1139
122 DeKalb County, GA 1138
123 New London County, CT 1136
124 Williamson County, TX 1134
125 Salem County, NJ 1132
126 Nantucket County, MA 1130
126 Suffolk County, NY 1130
126 Sublette County, WY 1130
127 Crane County, TX 1129
128 De Witt, IL 1127
128 Humboldt County, NV 1127
128 Isle of Wight County, VA 1127
129 Aleutians West Borough, AK 1126
129 Calvert County, MD 1126
130 Solano County, CA 1125
130 Jefferson County, CO 1125
131 Madison County, AL 1122
132 Anne Arundel County, MD 1121
132 McLean County, ND 1121
133 Cuyahoga County, OH 1117
133 Charlottesville city, VA 1117
134 Stark County, ND 1116
134 Henrico County, VA 1116
135 Little River County, AR 1114
135 Macomb County, MI 1114
135 Brazoria County, TX 1114
136 Ventura County, CA 1111
136 White Pine County, NV 1111
136 Schenectady County, NY 1111
136 Multnomah County, OR 1111
136 Providence County, RI 1111
136 Sweetwater County, WY 1111
137 Johnson County, KS 1110
138 Franklin County, OH 1109
138 Roberts County, TX 1109
139 Washtenaw County, MI 1108
140 Caribou County, ID 1106
140 Forsyth County, NC 1106
140 Wake County, NC 1106
140 Marshall County, WV 1106
141 Live Oak County, TX 1102
142 Burlington County, NJ 1101
143 Ascension Parish, LA 1099
144 Jefferson County, AL 1098
144 Slope County, ND 1098
144 Dane County, WI 1098
145 Pershing County, NV 1097
146 Jefferson County, KY 1095
147 Anchorage Borough, AK 1093
147 Hamilton County, IN 1093
148 West Feliciana Parish, LA 1091
149 Prince George's County, MD 1090
150 Ward County, TX 1089
151 New Haven County, CT 1083
152 Posey County, IN 1082
152 Worcester County, MA 1082
152 Albany County, NY 1082
152 Fairfax city, VA 1082
153 Montgomery County, TX 1077
154 Baltimore County, MD 1076
155 Dale County, AL 1073
155 Anderson County, TN 1073
156 St. John the Baptist Parish, LA 1071
156 Monmouth County, NJ 1071
157 Campbell County, WY 1070
158 Storey County, NV 1068
159 Waukesha County, WI 1067
160 Jackson County, MO 1066
161 Dakota County, MN 1065
162 Lehigh County, PA 1063
162 Tarrant County, TX 1063
162 Newport News city, VA 1063
163 Rock Island County, IL 1062
163 Calhoun County, MI 1062
164 Union County, OH 1061
164 Hudspeth County, TX 1061
165 Hillsborough County, FL 1060
165 Bartholomew County, IN 1060
166 Gwinnett County, GA 1059
166 Dauphin County, PA 1059
166 Shelby County, TN 1059
167 Milwaukee County, WI 1058
168 Shelby County, AL 1057
168 Placer County, CA 1057
169 Monongalia County, WV 1055
170 Miami-Dade County, FL 1053
170 Gaines County, TX 1053
170 Rappahannock County, VA 1053
171 Middlesex County, CT 1052
172 Palm Beach County, FL 1051
173 Maricopa County, AZ 1049
173 Ector County, TX 1049
174 Albemarle County, VA 1048
175 Duval County, FL 1045
176 Rockingham County, NH 1044
176 Rockland County, NY 1044
176 Klickitat County, WA 1044
177 Hopewell city, VA 1043
178 Heard County, GA 1042
178 Benton County, WA 1042
179 Dukes County, MA 1041
179 Eddy County, NM 1041
180 Calhoun County, AR 1038
180 Berkeley County, SC 1038
180 Salt Lake County, UT 1038
181 Fallon County, MT 1037
181 Greene County, PA 1037
182 Appling County, GA 1034
183 Strafford County, NH 1033
184 Kalamazoo County, MI 1031
184 Reagan County, TX 1031
185 Burke County, ND 1030
186 Oklahoma County, OK 1027
187 McMullen County, TX 1026
188 West Baton Rouge Parish, LA 1025
189 Sangamon County, IL 1024
189 Carver County, MN 1024
189 Kenedy County, TX 1024
190 Adams County, CO 1023
190 Norfolk city, VA 1023
191 Fort Bend County, TX 1022
192 Peoria County, IL 1021
192 Linn County, IA 1021
193 Aleutians East Borough, AK 1019
193 Orleans Parish, LA 1019
194 Chittenden County, VT 1017
195 Passaic County, NJ 1016
195 Winnebago County, WI 1016
196 Santa Barbara County, CA 1015
197 Pike County, IN 1014
197 Cumberland County, ME 1014
198 Orange County, NC 1013
199 Kenton County, KY 1012
199 Hunt County, TX 1012
199 Prince George County, VA 1012
200 Nemaha County, NE 1011
201 Wyandotte County, KS 1010
201 Dutchess County, NY 1010
202 Harford County, MD 1009
202 Camden County, NJ 1009
202 Queens County, NY 1009
203 Orange County, TX 1008
204 Kosciusko County, IN 1007
205 Douglas County, NE 1006
205 Greene County, OH 1006
205 Karnes County, TX 1006
206 Washington County, VT 1005
207 Napa County, CA 1004
207 Sterling County, TX 1004
208 Juneau City and Borough, AK 1003
209 Broward County, FL 1002
209 East Baton Rouge Parish, LA 1002
209 Hancock County, OH 1002
209 Houston County, TX 1002
210 Crook County, OR 1001
211 Howard County, IN 998
211 Darlington County, SC 998
212 Honolulu County, HI 997
212 Doddridge County, WV 997
213 Scott County, KY 996
214 Warren County, OH 995
215 Muscatine County, IA 993
215 Trimble County, KY 993
215 De Soto Parish, LA 993
215 Butler County, OH 993
216 Rensselaer County, NY 992
216 Newport County, RI 992
217 Monroe County, MI 991
217 Elko County, NV 991
217 Stafford County, VA 991
218 Union County, AR 989
218 Loving County, TX 989
219 Larimer County, CO 988
220 Denton County, TX 987
220 Carbon County, WY 987
221 Ingham County, MI 986
222 Frederick County, MD 985
223 Macon County, IL 984
223 Tioga County, NY 984
224 Weld County, CO 983
224 Tompkins County, NY 983
224 Bexar County, TX 983
225 Ogle County, IL 982
226 Scurry County, TX 981
227 Tulsa County, OK 980
227 Bucks County, PA 980
227 Campbell County, VA 980
228 Onondaga County, NY 979
228 Putnam County, NY 979
229 Sonoma County, CA 978
229 Gibson County, IN 978
230 Vermillion County, IN 975
231 Monroe County, NY 974
232 Claiborne County, MS 973
232 Richland County, MT 973
232 Humphreys County, TN 973
233 Jackson County, MS 972
234 Warren County, NJ 971
234 Summit County, OH 971
235 Bronx County, NY 970
236 Webster County, KY 969
236 Bristol County, MA 969
237 Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK 968
237 Elkhart County, IN 968
237 Gray County, TX 968
238 Erie County, NY 967
239 Clark County, WA 966
240 Hampden County, MA 965
240 Union County, SD 965
240 Portsmouth city, VA 965
241 Clark County, ID 964
241 Clackamas County, OR 964
242 Plymouth County, MA 963
243 Merrimack County, NH 962
243 Butler County, PA 962
244 Iredell County, NC 961
244 Brown County, WI 961
245 Dimmit County, TX 960
246 Marshall County, KY 959
246 Cumberland County, PA 959
247 Santa Cruz County, CA 958
247 Gallatin County, KY 958
247 Saratoga County, NY 958
247 Burleigh County, ND 958
247 Oconee County, SC 958
248 Benton County, OR 957
249 Washington County, NE 956
249 Chenango County, NY 956
250 Sagadahoc County, ME 955
251 Kent County, RI 954
252 Gallatin County, IL 953
253 Forsyth County, GA 952
253 Hancock County, IN 952
253 Johnson County, IA 952
253 Lucas County, OH 952
253 Grant County, OK 952
254 Pulaski County, IL 951
254 Story County, IA 951
254 Pleasants County, WV 951
255 Anoka County, MN 950
255 Galveston County, TX 950
256 Bristol Bay Borough, AK 949
256 El Paso County, CO 949
256 Tolland County, CT 949
256 Nye County, NV 949
256 Charleston County, SC 949
257 Morrow County, OR 948
258 Rio Blanco County, CO 947
258 Lea County, NM 947
258 Martin County, TX 947
258 Pierce County, WA 947
259 Pulaski County, AR 946
260 Choctaw County, AL 945
261 Sedgwick County, KS 944
261 Ballard County, KY 944
261 Clay County, MO 944
261 Esmeralda County, NV 944
261 Hamilton County, TN 944
262 Berrien County, MI 943
262 Aiken County, SC 943
262 Converse County, WY 943
263 Orange County, FL 942
263 Knox County, TN 942
263 Sheboygan County, WI 942
264 Pitkin County, CO 941
264 Cass County, ND 941
265 Rosebud County, MT 940
265 Ontario County, NY 940
265 Maury County, TN 940
266 Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK 939
267 Berks County, PA 938
268 Hockley County, TX 937
268 Thurston County, WA 937
269 Plymouth County, IA 936
270 El Dorado County, CA 935
270 St. Mary Parish, LA 935
270 Platte County, MO 935
271 Lincoln County, SD 933
272 Kendall County, TX 932
273 Eaton County, MI 931
273 Guilford County, NC 931
273 San Patricio County, TX 931
273 Louisa County, VA 931
274 Richland County, SC 930
274 Leon County, TX 930
275 Calcasieu Parish, LA 929
275 Kent County, MI 929
275 Kitsap County, WA 929
276 Jefferson Parish, LA 928
277 Terrebonne Parish, LA 926
277 Hancock County, MS 926
277 Jack County, TX 926
277 Salem city, VA 926
278 Yuba County, CA 925
278 St. Bernard Parish, LA 925
278 Harrison County, WV 925
278 Putnam County, WV 925
279 Centre County, PA 924
280 Washington County, MN 923
280 Clark County, NV 923
280 Minnehaha County, SD 923
281 Lafourche Parish, LA 922
281 Pike County, OH 922
282 Brevard County, FL 921
282 Harrison County, TX 921
282 Covington city, VA 921
283 Winnebago County, IL 920
283 Morris County, TX 920
284 Garfield County, CO 919
284 Divide County, ND 919
284 Freestone County, TX 919
284 Grimes County, TX 919
285 Cecil County, MD 918
285 Lyon County, MN 918
285 Steele County, MN 918
285 Choctaw County, MS 918
285 Northampton County, PA 918
285 Kanawha County, WV 918
286 Clarke County, GA 917
286 Sherman County, OR 917
286 Cowlitz County, WA 917
287 Sullivan County, TN 916
287 Skagit County, WA 916
288 Brown County, IL 915
288 Kane County, IL 915
288 Frio County, TX 915
289 Mercer County, KY 914
289 Scott County, MN 914
289 St. Charles County, MO 914
289 Steele County, ND 914
289 Noble County, OK 914
290 Pinellas County, FL 913
290 Stearns County, MN 913
290 Sargent County, ND 913
290 Woodward County, OK 913
291 Jackson County, MI 912
291 Chesterfield County, VA 912
292 York County, PA 911
293 Boone County, KY 910
293 Washoe County, NV 910
293 Nueces County, TX 910
293 Pend Oreille County, WA 910
294 Greenville County, SC 909
294 Moore County, TX 909
294 Racine County, WI 909
295 Marion County, IA 908
295 Rutherford County, TN 908
296 Barnstable County, MA 907
296 Carson City, NV 907
296 Woods County, OK 907
296 Ochiltree County, TX 907
296 Winchester city, VA 907
297 Tippecanoe County, IN 906
298 Sweet Grass County, MT 905
298 Culberson County, TX 905
298 Spokane County, WA 905