Idahoans Make 84% Of National Average


By Brittany Cooper

Boise, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) Idaho wages were lower than the national average in 2012.

Idahoans made 84% of the national average wage last year, but in 2011, the Idaho average was 85% of the national average.

Idaho workers on average make a little more than $18 an hour.
The U.S. average is $22.

Idaho's statewide average wage is 45th in the country, down from 44th in 2011.

These statistics come from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Survey.

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