The PayScale Index » New York Metro Area

New York Metro Area Pay Trends

Updated July 10, 2018

The Big Apple serves as a hub for the world’s financial trading. Combining Wall Street, top-dollar real estate, and numerous tourist attractions, New York City often tops “Best Of” lists for tourism and big business.

Wage Growth for New York Metro Area, Q2 2018


since last quarter


year over year


since 2006


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Methodology for The PayScale Index: Trends in Compensation
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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