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Charlotte Metro Area Pay Trends

Updated October 9, 2018

Charlotte is the largest city in North Carolina and the third-fastest-growing city in the United States. Charlotte is the second-largest banking center in the United States, serving as home to the corporate headquarters of Bank of America and the east coast operations of Wells Fargo, and has nine Fortune 500 companies within its metropolitan area.

Wage Growth for Charlotte Metro Area, Q3 2018


since last quarter


year over year


since 2006


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The PayScale Index tracks quarterly changes in total cash compensation for full-time, private industry employees and education professionals in the United States. In addition to a national index, it includes separate indices for specific industries, metropolitan areas, job categories, and company sizes. The PayScale Index uses 2006 average total cash compensation as a baseline.

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