National weekly average wage and employed workforce comparison; 2Q/16 v. 2Q/15

Wake County ranked 181 out of the 345 largest United States counties in terms of percentage average weekly wage growth.
The average weekly wage in the county was $989, up 2% compared to 2Q/15.
The average weekly wage in North Carolina during 2Q/16 was $865, up 2.1% compared to 2Q/15.

Wake fared much better in the job growth rankings. The employed workforce grew by 3.9% comparing 6/16 with 6/15. This growth rate ranked 20 out of 345!!

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About TARR Report

S.M.A. Publications was formed in 1997 with a mission of providing real estate information for practitioners within the Research Triangle Park area of North Carolina. The company produces the T.A.R.R. Reports which are published monthly, quarterly and annually, covering all aspects of the residential real estate market. The publisher, Stacey P. Anfindsen, has over 23 years of residential experience in the Triangle market. He is an active real estate appraiser, educator and consultant.
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