Promote access to good-paying jobs for all Pennsylvanians
"Being inclusive, being fair, and paying good wages are not just the right things to do, they are the smart things to do. And that is how we are going to grow the economy."-Governor Tom Wolf
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What are we working on to reach this goal?
How are we doing?
Average Weekly Wages
The chart below shows the average weekly wages paid by Pennsylvania employers across all industries in 2016 and 2017. Use the drop-down menus to explore average weekly wages in specific industries and counties. Click on "View Source Data" for more information on the types of compensation included in this measure.