According to the Bureau of Labor statistics the average paycheck rose 1.8 percent in New Jersey last year. Compared to the rest of the country that's rock bottom. Working people in New Jersey are not enjoying the benefits of our strong economic recovery. While the rest of the country saw an average wage growth of almost 4 percent New Jersey and Alaska couldn't make it to 2 percent. Maybe it's time to lower some taxes.
In Sussex County the average weekly paycheck was $915.00. Click to see how workers in the rest of New Jersey are doing.