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Jul
28

Virginia Beach Area Employment — June 2021

Total nonfarm employment for the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metropolitan Statistical Area increased by 39,500 over the year in June, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jul
27

Richmond Area Employment — June 2021

Total nonfarm employment for the Richmond Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 652,700 in June 2021, up 22,000, or 3.5 percent, over the year, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jul
23

Occupational Employment and Wages in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – May 2020

Workers in the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $37.12 in May 2020, about 37 percent above the U.S. average of $27.07.

Jul
23

Occupational Employment and Wages in York-Hanover – May 2020

Workers in the York-Hanover, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $24.21 in May 2020, about 11 percent below the nationwide average of $27.07.

Jul
20

Occupational Employment and Wages in Roanoke – May 2020

Workers in the Roanoke, VA Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $23.32 in May 2020, about 14 percent below the nationwide average of $27.07.

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