Household Income on the Rise
As Clayton County’s population has steadily increased, so has its median household income (HHI). With a young population of workers who are at the beginning of their careers, Clayton County is poised for future growth in HHI.
|Median HH Income||$54.076||$66,559||$69,717|
|Mean (Average) HH Income||$69,007||$92,425||$97,962|
|Per Capita Income||$24,777||$35,086||$38,332|
Source: Esri, 2022
Average Weekly Wage
|Avg. Weekly Wage||$1,240||$1,601||$1,147|
|Avg. Wage Primary Industry||$1,819 Transportation & Warehousing||$1,387 Government||$1,094Education|
|Highest Avg. Wage Industry||$1,819 Transportation & Warehousing||$3,340 Management||$2,089Management|
Sources: Georgia Dept of Labor, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
While the prospects for workers continue to improve, the area is still attractive for investors considering expansion. Wages are moderate compared to other metro areas, which can help companies control their bottom lines. In Clayton County, it is possible to lower business costs while offering competitive wages for qualified workers.