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This Is the County With the Highest Wage Growth in America

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50. Jefferson County, CO
> 1-yr. change in avg. weekly wage: +7.7%
> Avg. weekly wage: $1,479
> Employment: 240,000
> Total population: 578,800
> Largest place in county: Lakewood

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49. DuPage County, IL
> 1-yr. change in avg. weekly wage: +7.7%
> Avg. weekly wage: $1,567
> Employment: 598,200
> Total population: 926,000
> Largest place in county: Naperville

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48. Lake County, OH
> 1-yr. change in avg. weekly wage: +7.8%
> Avg. weekly wage: $1,114
> Employment: 92,500
> Total population: 229,800
> Largest place in county: Mentor

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47. Winnebago County, IL
> 1-yr. change in avg. weekly wage: +7.8%
> Avg. weekly wage: $1,136
> Employment: 120,900
> Total population: 283,600
> Largest place in county: Rockford

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46. Seminole County, FL
> 1-yr. change in avg. weekly wage: +7.8%
> Avg. weekly wage: $1,202
> Employment: 206,900
> Total population: 466,700
> Largest place in county: Sanford

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