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Raleigh Metro Area Pay Trends

Updated October 9, 2018

Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC, or the Research Triangle, is home to three major research universities - North Carolina State University, Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - as well as world-class hospitals and the largest research park in the world. Burgeoning tech and biotech industries make this area an exciting one to watch.

Wage Growth for Raleigh Metro Area, Q3 2018


since last quarter


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