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Average Weekly Wages — Pittsburgh Region Counties

The figures below reveal the wide disparity in average weekly wages that exists in the seven-​county Pittsburgh Metropolitan Statistical Area. Allegheny County had the highest…

Average Annual Pay — Pittsburgh Region Counties

The figures below reveal the wide disparity in average annual pay that exists in the 7-​county Pittsburgh Metropolitan Region. Allegheny County had the highest average…

Wages by Occupation

Because individuals and specific occupations can get lost in indicators like our data on average annual and average quarterly wage rates, we are publishing average…

Cost of Living Index

Pittsburgh’s average Composite Cost of Living Index for the 2nd quarter of 2018 was 98.4, below the benchmark average of 107.4. Transportation costs in the…

Number of Companies

Companies backed by venture capital play an important role in economic growth. Estimates attribute 16.6 percent of national Gross Domestic Product and 9 percent of…

Homeownership Rates

About 69.9 percent of residents in the Pittsburgh region own their home, the second-​largest homeownership rate among all benchmark regions.
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