Average Salary in Durham, North Carolina
About Durham Salaries
The average salary in Durham, North Carolina is $52,714. Trends in wages are up 0.1 percent as of Q2 2017. The cost of living is 11.7 percent lower than the national average in Durham. The most popular occupations in Durham are Research Scientist, Software Developer, and Software Engineer which pay between $67,524 and $76,907 annually. The most popular industries in Durham are Education, Software as a Service (SaaS) Development, and Health Care. In Durham, some popular employers include Duke University, Duke University Medical Center, and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Inc. (BCBSNC).