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Key Indicators for Understanding Our Region

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Economy / Wages

Pittsburgh's average weekly wages for the 4th quarter of 2014 were $1,017, an increase of 3 percent over the same period last year. The region's average weekly wages were below the benchmark average of $1,065.


Data source(s):

QCEW, Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) program publishes a quarterly count of employment and wages reported by employers covering 98 percent of U.S. jobs, available at the county, MSA, state and national levels by industry.

Data for 2014 are preliminary.