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April 16, 2014Mo.  |  By: Ben Nuelle

Local Counties Have Low Weekly Wages

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released county employment and wages in Missouri.The data was collected during the third quarter from September 2012 until September 2013.
Buchanan, Nodaway and Andrew counties had lower weekly wage earnings than the state average.
Bureau of Labor Statistics Economist, Linda Nickish, says this could happen for several reasons.

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Nickish adds new data for the fourth quarter of 2013 will be available in a few months.