Average Weekly Wage

Average Weekly Wage by Industry Sector

The Middle Peninsula offers a readily workforce and a varied cluster of employers rooted in manufacturing, avionics, wood products, aquaculture, agriculture as well as niche clusters of information technology. The region also boasts a significant depth of talent in the hospitality industry. With an extended labor market area that dips into neighboring urban centers, employers in the Middle Peninsula region find a diversity of skilled employees that expands the talent pool

Industry NAICS Code Regional Average
Natural Resources and Mining 11,21 $837
Construction 23 $825
Manufacturing 31-33 $1,094
Trade, Transportation, and Utilities 22,42,44,45,48,49 $645
Information* 51 $427
Financial Activities* 52,53 $939
 Professional and Business Services 54,55,56 $755
Education and Health Services 61,62 $778
Leisure and Hospitality 71,72 $331
 Other Services 81 $504
Unclassified* 99 $584
Government 92 $814
Total MPA Region - $711


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages, 3rd Quarter 2019

*Regional industry sector average wages do not include data from all communities because of data confidentiality.

Totals may not sum due to rounding and data confidentiality within individual industries and communities.