Catch 22: Average Wages highest where jobs are being lost

Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (WDWS) published last week the 2015 2nd quarter numbers for jobs and wages. In that report was a breakdown of average wages by county, highlighting the irony that counties with the highest average wages (e.g., heavily oil and gas economies) are also the counties that have recently lost the most jobs : [image: Wage by County.png] Read the full report here . #bootstrapped #news