Ranking of US Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2020 Q4

Updated on December 30, 2023.

According to data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, for 2020 Q4, among all US counties, Santa Clara County, CA had the highest average weekly wage ($3.68K), followed by San Francisco County, CA ($3.64K), and San Mateo County, CA ($3.43K).

On the other hand, Ripley County, MO had the lowest average weekly wage ($521), followed by Elk County, KS ($551), and Ozark County, MO ($556).

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 2020 Q4
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Ranking of US Counties By Average Weekly Wage in 2020 Q4
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1 Santa Clara County, CA 3680
2 San Francisco County, CA 3641
3 San Mateo County, CA 3430
4 New York County, NY 3040
5 Suffolk County, MA 2562
6 Arlington County, VA 2226
7 North Slope Borough, AK 2220
8 King County, WA 2175
9 Butte County, ID 2091
10 Eureka County, NV 2060
11 Middlesex County, MA 2047
12 Fairfield County, CT 2020
13 Lipscomb County, TX 2016
14 Fairfax County, VA 1991
15 Morris County, NJ 1987
16 Broomfield County, CO 1917
17 Los Alamos County, NM 1914
18 Somerset County, NJ 1859
19 Burke County, GA 1849
20 Goochland County, VA 1844
21 Alexandria city, VA 1831
22 Alameda County, CA 1826
23 Montgomery County, MD 1759
24 Marin County, CA 1757
25 Storey County, NV 1756
26 Carson County, TX 1737
27 Cameron Parish, LA 1720
28 Falls Church city, VA 1711
29 Fulton County, GA 1709
30 Upton County, TX 1707
31 King George County, VA 1706
32 Hudson County, NJ 1703
33 Westchester County, NY 1682
34 Denver County, CO 1681
35 Boulder County, CO 1671
36 Howard County, MD 1670
37 Washington County, OR 1640
38 Lake County, IL 1636
39 Montgomery County, PA 1635
40 Travis County, TX 1633
41 Norfolk County, MA 1630
42 Hennepin County, MN 1623
43 Los Angeles County, CA 1611
44 Contra Costa County, CA 1609
45 Mercer County, NJ 1606
46 Oliver County, ND 1604
47 St. Mary's County, MD 1602
47 Union County, NJ 1602
47 Durham County, NC 1602
48 Southeast Fairbanks Borough, AK 1601
49 Essex County, NJ 1598
49 Chester County, PA 1598
50 Midland County, TX 1592
51 Baltimore city, MD 1591
52 Manassas city, VA 1577
53 Cook County, IL 1570
53 Loudoun County, VA 1570
54 Union County, OH 1567
55 San Diego County, CA 1566
55 Hancock County, KY 1566
56 Rock Island County, IL 1561
57 Calhoun County, TX 1552
58 McKenzie County, ND 1550
58 Dallas County, TX 1550
59 Philadelphia County, PA 1543
60 Nantucket County, MA 1537
61 Hillsborough County, NH 1533
61 Bergen County, NJ 1533
62 Arapahoe County, CO 1530
63 La Salle County, TX 1529
64 Martin County, IN 1523
65 Northwest Arctic Borough, AK 1521
66 Orange County, CA 1510
66 Williamson County, TN 1510
66 Surry County, VA 1510
67 St. James Parish, LA 1508
67 Teton County, WY 1508
68 Hartford County, CT 1504
69 Harris County, TX 1498
70 Collin County, TX 1496
71 Douglas County, CO 1491
71 Gilpin County, CO 1491
72 Lander County, NV 1486
72 Montour County, PA 1486
73 Middlesex County, NJ 1474
73 Roane County, TN 1474
74 Oakland County, MI 1473
75 St. Charles Parish, LA 1472
76 Olmsted County, MN 1466
77 Denali Borough, AK 1461
78 DuPage County, IL 1457
79 Nassau County, NY 1456
80 Suffolk County, NY 1454
81 Mecklenburg County, NC 1452
81 Mercer County, ND 1452
82 Reagan County, TX 1448
83 Union County, SD 1444
84 Multnomah County, OR 1440
85 Iberville Parish, LA 1439
86 Richmond city, VA 1438
87 Bristol Bay Borough, AK 1437
88 Hunterdon County, NJ 1430
89 Winkler County, TX 1426
90 Madison County, AL 1424
91 Williams County, ND 1422
92 Davidson County, TN 1421
93 Stanton County, NE 1416
94 Ramsey County, MN 1413
95 Sacramento County, CA 1406
95 Anne Arundel County, MD 1406
96 Essex County, MA 1400
97 Allegheny County, PA 1393
98 St. Louis County, MO 1391
98 Stillwater County, MT 1391
99 Wayne County, MI 1390
100 New Castle County, DE 1386
100 Hamilton County, OH 1386
101 Madison County, MT 1384
102 Plaquemines Parish, LA 1383
103 Placer County, CA 1382
103 Andrews County, TX 1382
104 Snohomish County, WA 1381
105 Pershing County, NV 1378
106 Sonoma County, CA 1377
106 Grafton County, NH 1377
106 Burlington County, NJ 1377
107 Yolo County, CA 1375
107 Jefferson County, CO 1375
108 Dukes County, MA 1368
109 Charlottesville city, VA 1367
110 Washtenaw County, MI 1366
111 Dunn County, ND 1364
112 Kenton County, KY 1361
112 Baltimore County, MD 1361
113 St. Louis city, MO 1360
114 Albany County, NY 1359
115 Delaware County, PA 1358
116 Cobb County, GA 1353
117 Prince George's County, MD 1347
117 Kitsap County, WA 1347
118 Solano County, CA 1346
119 Mountrail County, ND 1345
120 Rockingham County, NH 1344
121 Loving County, TX 1343
122 Washington County, AL 1342
123 Pitkin County, CO 1341
124 Somervell County, TX 1339
125 Monmouth County, NJ 1338
125 Shelby County, TN 1338
126 Aleutians West Borough, AK 1335
127 Jackson County, MO 1334
127 Williamson County, TX 1334
128 Peoria County, IL 1333
128 Midland County, MI 1333
129 Anderson County, TN 1332
130 Anchorage Borough, AK 1331
130 Greenlee County, AZ 1331
130 Napa County, CA 1331
131 Palm Beach County, FL 1330
131 Fairfax city, VA 1330
132 Eddy County, NM 1328
132 Orange County, NC 1328
133 Nome Borough, AK 1327
133 Ventura County, CA 1327
134 Kenedy County, TX 1325
135 Dane County, WI 1323
136 Wake County, NC 1321
136 Salt Lake County, UT 1321
137 Camden County, NJ 1319
137 Cuyahoga County, OH 1319
138 New Haven County, CT 1317
139 Polk County, IA 1314
140 Johnson County, KS 1313
140 Waukesha County, WI 1313
141 Hudspeth County, TX 1308
142 Macomb County, MI 1306
143 Norfolk city, VA 1302
144 Marion County, IN 1300
144 Lehigh County, PA 1300
145 Miami-Dade County, FL 1299
145 Providence County, RI 1299
146 White Pine County, NV 1297
147 Worcester County, MA 1296
148 Chittenden County, VT 1295
149 Dakota County, MN 1291
150 DeKalb County, GA 1289
150 Putnam County, NY 1289
151 Dallas County, IA 1288
151 Bronx County, NY 1288
151 Franklin County, OH 1288
152 Middlesex County, CT 1284
153 Morrow County, OR 1283
154 Honolulu County, HI 1282
155 Chambers County, TX 1281
155 Reeves County, TX 1281
156 Merrimack County, NH 1280
157 Dauphin County, PA 1279
158 Cumberland County, ME 1278
159 Humboldt County, NV 1276
159 Queens County, NY 1276
160 Hutchinson County, TX 1275
160 Clark County, WA 1275
161 Maricopa County, AZ 1273
162 New London County, CT 1271
163 Plymouth County, MA 1268
163 Marshall County, WV 1268
164 Jefferson County, AL 1266
165 Greene County, OH 1265
166 Hillsborough County, FL 1264
166 Orleans Parish, LA 1264
167 Ada County, ID 1263
167 Salem County, NJ 1263
167 Albemarle County, VA 1263
168 Tarrant County, TX 1262
169 Clackamas County, OR 1261
170 Carver County, MN 1260
170 McMullen County, TX 1260
170 Benton County, WA 1260
171 Milwaukee County, WI 1258
172 Jefferson County, KY 1255
173 Camas County, ID 1251
173 Ingham County, MI 1251
174 Broward County, FL 1249
175 Calhoun County, AR 1248
175 Posey County, IN 1248
175 Schenectady County, NY 1248
176 Culberson County, TX 1247
177 Steuben County, NY 1246
177 Newport County, RI 1246
178 Pike County, IN 1245
179 McLean County, ND 1244
180 Passaic County, NJ 1242
180 Dutchess County, NY 1242
181 Santa Barbara County, CA 1241
181 Santa Cruz County, CA 1241
182 Harford County, MD 1237
182 Houston County, TX 1237
182 Henrico County, VA 1237
183 Benton County, AR 1235
183 Delaware County, OH 1235
184 Juneau City and Borough, AK 1234
184 Hopewell city, VA 1234
185 Hamilton County, IN 1233
185 Benton County, OR 1233
185 Irion County, TX 1233
186 Shelby County, OH 1232
187 West Feliciana Parish, LA 1231
188 Larimer County, CO 1230
188 Portsmouth city, VA 1230
189 Putnam County, IL 1229
189 Montgomery County, TX 1229
190 Adams County, CO 1228
190 Scott County, KY 1228
190 Newport News city, VA 1228
191 Glasscock County, TX 1227
192 Duval County, FL 1226
192 Carroll County, KY 1226
192 Douglas County, NE 1226
192 Stark County, ND 1226
192 Bucks County, PA 1226
193 Ward County, TX 1225
194 Grundy County, IL 1224
194 Strafford County, NH 1224
195 Washington County, PA 1221
196 Richmond County, NY 1220
197 Collier County, FL 1219
198 Washoe County, NV 1218
199 Shelby County, AL 1217
199 Linn County, IA 1217
200 Rensselaer County, NY 1216
201 Tompkins County, NY 1213
202 Marion County, IA 1212
202 Saratoga County, NY 1212
202 Warren County, OH 1212
203 Orange County, FL 1210
203 Bristol County, MA 1210
204 Crane County, TX 1209
205 Frederick County, MD 1208
206 Greene County, PA 1207
206 Minnehaha County, SD 1207
207 Onondaga County, NY 1205
208 Sangamon County, IL 1204
208 Mower County, MN 1204
209 El Dorado County, CA 1203
210 Gwinnett County, GA 1201
210 Douglas County, NV 1201
210 Stafford County, VA 1201
211 Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK 1200
211 Brazoria County, TX 1200
212 San Luis Obispo County, CA 1199
212 Anoka County, MN 1199
213 St. John the Baptist Parish, LA 1197
214 Pierce County, WA 1196
215 Kent County, MI 1194
215 Elko County, NV 1194
215 Lincoln County, SD 1194
215 Thurston County, WA 1194
216 Kalamazoo County, MI 1192
216 Rockland County, NY 1192
216 Brown County, WI 1192
217 Dale County, AL 1190
217 Yakutat City and Borough, AK 1190
217 Yoakum County, TX 1190
218 Pinellas County, FL 1189
218 Barnstable County, MA 1189
218 Hamilton County, TN 1189
219 Calcasieu Parish, LA 1188
219 Erie County, NY 1188
219 Live Oak County, TX 1188
220 Sully County, SD 1187
221 Calhoun County, MI 1186
221 Monroe County, NY 1186
221 Jefferson County, TX 1186
222 Ripley County, IN 1185
222 Ascension Parish, LA 1185
223 El Paso County, CO 1184
223 Burke County, ND 1184
224 De Witt, IL 1183
224 Coffey County, KS 1183
224 East Baton Rouge Parish, LA 1183
225 Cass County, ND 1182
225 Ector County, TX 1182
226 Charleston County, SC 1181
227 Karnes County, TX 1179
228 Mineral County, NV 1178
229 McLean County, IL 1175
230 Sutton County, TX 1173
231 Yuba County, CA 1172
231 Claiborne County, MS 1172
231 Racine County, WI 1172
232 Bexar County, TX 1171
232 Campbell County, WY 1171
232 Sweetwater County, WY 1171
233 Washington County, VT 1170
234 Prince George County, VA 1168
235 Kane County, IL 1167
235 Wyandotte County, KS 1167
236 Butler County, PA 1165
236 Austin County, TX 1165
237 Carson City, NV 1164
237 Prince William County, VA 1164
237 Winnebago County, WI 1164
238 Fayette County, KY 1162
238 Beaver County, PA 1162
239 Clayton County, GA 1161
240 Mississippi County, AR 1160
240 Marshall County, KY 1160
240 Slope County, ND 1160
241 Brevard County, FL 1159
241 Bartholomew County, IN 1159
241 Black Hawk County, IA 1159
241 Hancock County, OH 1159
242 Dallam County, TX 1158
243 Hall County, GA 1157
243 Cumberland County, PA 1157
244 Nemaha County, NE 1156
244 Utah County, UT 1156
245 Oklahoma County, OK 1153
246 Eagle County, CO 1152
246 Scott County, MN 1152
247 Pulaski County, AR 1151
247 Gallatin County, MT 1151
248 Johnson County, IA 1150
248 De Soto Parish, LA 1150
249 Rosebud County, MT 1149
249 Centre County, PA 1149
250 Caribou County, ID 1148
250 Tioga County, NY 1148
250 Berks County, PA 1148
250 Denton County, TX 1148
251 Hampton County, SC 1147
251 Monongalia County, WV 1147
252 Story County, IA 1144
252 Kent County, RI 1144
252 Fauquier County, VA 1144
253 Monroe County, MI 1143
253 Fairfield County, SC 1143
253 Knox County, TN 1143
254 Elkhart County, IN 1142
254 Boyd County, KY 1142
254 Clark County, NV 1142
255 Choctaw County, AL 1141
255 Limestone County, AL 1141
255 Macon County, IL 1141
255 Van Buren County, MI 1141
255 Logan County, OH 1141
255 Shackelford County, TX 1141
256 Litchfield County, CT 1140
256 Hampden County, MA 1140
256 Kalkaska County, MI 1140
256 Cowlitz County, WA 1140
257 Orange County, TX 1139
257 Manassas Park city, VA 1139
258 Lassen County, CA 1138
258 San Joaquin County, CA 1138
259 Jefferson Parish, LA 1137
260 Stevens County, MN 1136
260 Putnam County, WV 1136
261 Nevada County, CA 1135
261 La Plata County, CO 1135
262 Rio Blanco County, CO 1134
262 Forsyth County, GA 1134
262 Gibson County, IN 1134
262 Jackson County, MI 1134
262 Iredell County, NC 1134
262 Converse County, WY 1134
263 Hampshire County, MA 1133
263 New Hanover County, NC 1133
263 Summit County, OH 1133
264 Ottawa County, MI 1132
264 Kings County, NY 1132
264 Berkeley County, SC 1132
265 Forsyth County, NC 1131
265 Deschutes County, OR 1131
266 West Baton Rouge Parish, LA 1130
266 Whitman County, WA 1130
267 Bernalillo County, NM 1129
267 Burleigh County, ND 1129
267 Martin County, TX 1129
267 Sheboygan County, WI 1129
268 Tolland County, CT 1128
268 Winchester city, VA 1128
269 Alachua County, FL 1127
269 Berkshire County, MA 1127
269 Dakota County, NE 1127
269 Aiken County, SC 1127
270 Orange County, NY 1126
270 Stewart County, TN 1126
270 Summit County, UT 1126
271 Warren County, NJ 1125
272 Muscatine County, IA 1124
273 Gallatin County, KY 1123
273 Calvert County, MD 1123
273 Washington County, RI 1123
273 Blanco County, TX 1123
274 Allegan County, MI 1122
274 Kendall County, TX 1122
275 Washington County, AR 1121
275 Atlantic County, NJ 1121
275 Gilliam County, OR 1121
275 Skagit County, WA 1121
276 Wyoming County, PA 1120
277 Belknap County, NH 1119
277 Roanoke city, VA 1119
277 Suffolk city, VA 1119
277 Outagamie County, WI 1119
278 Seminole County, FL 1118
279 Mobile County, AL 1117
279 Santa Cruz County, AZ 1117
279 Washington County, NE 1117
279 Butler County, OH 1117
279 Lucas County, OH 1117
279 Northumberland County, VA 1117
279 Fredericksburg city, VA 1117
279 Ozaukee County, WI 1117
280 Rice County, MN 1116
280 Washington County, MN 1116
280 Lancaster County, PA 1116
281 York County, PA 1115
281 Galveston County, TX 1115
282 Pike County, OH 1114
282 Crook County, OR 1114
282 Gaines County, TX 1114
282 Matagorda County, TX 1114
282 Covington city, VA 1114
282 Spokane County, WA 1114
283 Montgomery County, OH 1113
284 Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK 1112
284 San Bernardino County, CA 1112
284 Marshall County, MN 1112
285 Hemphill County, TX 1111
286 Steele County, ND 1110
287 Montgomery County, AL 1108
287 Stanislaus County, CA 1108
287 Sarasota County, FL 1108
287 Yellowstone County, MT 1108
287 Dimmit County, TX 1108
288 Pima County, AZ 1107
288 Weld County, CO 1107
288 Clinton County, OH 1107
288 Deuel County, SD 1107
289 Aleutians East Borough, AK 1106
289 Garfield County, CO 1106
289 Whatcom County, WA 1106
290 Monroe County, IA 1105
290 Cheshire County, NH 1105
290 Leon County, TX 1105
290 Klickitat County, WA 1105
291 Franklin County, VT 1104
292 Hampton city, VA 1103
293 Grand Traverse County, MI 1102
293 Iosco County, MI 1102
294 Dubuque County, IA 1101
295 Monterey County, CA 1100
295 Marion County, OR 1100
295 Windsor County, VT 1100
296 Greenville County, SC 1099
296 Sullivan County, TN 1099
296 Harrison County, WV 1099