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County Average Wages
St. Louis City had the highest average annual wage across all private industries in 2023 at $76,960, compared to the state average of $62,556. County average wage figures are derived from the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW), a cooperative program between the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Missouri Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development. Click on the link above to view county average wages for both privately owned industries and all industries combined.
Missouri's GDP Growth, 4th Quarter 2023
Gross domestic product (GDP) is the broadest measure of an area’s economic activity. In the fourth quarter of 2023, real GDP increased in all U.S. states and the District of Columbia. Growth ranged from 6.7 percent in Nevada to 0.2 percent in Nebraska. Missouri’s GDP grew by 3.3 percent.


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