A report published by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics in March of this year, shows that the weekly wage in Leon County for 2015 was $795. Leon County ranked 13th among the twenty-three largest counties in Florida.
Leon County’s weekly wage translates into an annual wage of approximately $41,340.
Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties lead the group with a weekly wage of $924, which is approximately $48,048 on an annual basis.
With regards to wage growth, Leon County came in at 15th among Florida counties with a 2.4% increase. This means Leon County workers added about $1,125 to their annual pay when compared to 2014.
Volusia County led the group with 5% wage growth in 2015.
The report ranked all US counties with populations greater than 75,000. The full report can be viewed here. Listed below are the twenty-three Florida counties that made the list.