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In West Virginia:

  • Workers on average earn $44,410.
  • 10% of workers earn $37,120 or less.
  • 10% of workers earn $57,660 or more.

In the United States:

  • Workers on average earn $54,620.
  • 10% of workers earn $40,490 or less.
  • 10% of workers earn $72,650 or more.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2022 wage data external site.

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LocationAnnual Low (10%)Annual QL (25%)Annual Median (50%)Annual QU (75%)Annual High (90%)
United States$40,490$47,800$54,620$62,110$72,650
West Virginia$37,120$39,170$44,410$48,730$57,660
Beckley, WV$36,500$39,110$41,660$47,580$52,920
Charleston, WV$38,880$39,280$44,410$47,500$57,250
Cumberland, MD-WV$46,690$47,220$50,330$55,830$60,230
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV$46,460$50,240$56,880$60,360$73,200
Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH$37,590$40,360$46,000$48,390$56,560
Morgantown, WV$37,770$39,420$44,950$48,640$57,660
Northern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area$36,620$38,880$42,230$47,890$55,860
Parkersburg-Vienna, WV$37,200$38,990$44,580$47,670$51,980
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area$35,380$38,000$40,280$47,280$55,310
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV$46,280$52,020$61,190$66,030$73,450
Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH$38,140$44,290$47,780$50,080$57,270
Wheeling, WV-OH$38,320$42,310$46,780$49,830$57,580
Winchester, VA-WV$38,920$45,310$49,070$58,600$62,920

In West Virginia:

  • Workers on average earn $21.35 per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $17.85 or less per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $27.72 or more per hour.

In the United States:

  • Workers on average earn $26.26 per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $19.47 or less per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $34.93 or more per hour.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2022 wage data external site.

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LocationHourly Low (10%)Hourly QL (25%)Hourly Median (50%)Hourly QU (75%)Hourly High (90%)
United States$19.47$22.98$26.26$29.86$34.93
West Virginia$17.85$18.83$21.35$23.43$27.72
Beckley, WV$17.55$18.81$20.03$22.87$25.44
Charleston, WV$18.69$18.89$21.35$22.84$27.52
Cumberland, MD-WV$22.45$22.70$24.20$26.84$28.96
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV$22.34$24.15$27.35$29.02$35.19
Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH$18.07$19.41$22.12$23.27$27.19
Morgantown, WV$18.16$18.95$21.61$23.39$27.72
Northern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area$17.61$18.69$20.30$23.03$26.86
Parkersburg-Vienna, WV$17.88$18.75$21.43$22.92$24.99
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area$17.01$18.27$19.37$22.73$26.59
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV$22.25$25.01$29.42$31.74$35.31
Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH$18.34$21.29$22.97$24.08$27.54
Wheeling, WV-OH$18.42$20.34$22.49$23.96$27.69
Winchester, VA-WV$18.71$21.79$23.59$28.17$30.25