Average Compensation of Employees by NAICS Industry
Average compensation per job (dollars) 3/
Bureau of Economic Analysis
Name 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Nebraska $48,263 $49,431 $51,222 $51,624 $53,446 $54,658
Adams 41,871 42,723 44,469 44,087 46,189 46,690
Antelope 35,347 36,766 39,153 39,250 41,981 42,072
Arthur 39,109 39,545 43,090 42,769 46,311 47,327
Banner 41,809 43,327 45,982 44,597 48,610 48,857
Blaine 36,035 39,397 38,624 37,819 38,442 40,107
Boone 39,842 40,756 42,646 43,213 44,901 45,135
Box Butte 53,672 57,444 57,489 58,289 61,385 61,908
Boyd 30,728 31,536 32,600 32,937 35,037 36,119
Brown 35,991 37,081 38,490 38,882 40,778 42,867
Buffalo 43,194 43,429 45,175 44,909 46,365 48,063
Burt 37,146 38,448 40,140 40,211 43,190 43,909
Butler 41,263 41,599 44,268 43,468 48,204 48,888
Cass 39,938 41,697 43,192 43,648 43,912 45,584
Cedar 37,695 40,098 41,820 41,445 43,060 43,301
Chase 38,850 40,434 42,336 42,478 44,322 43,609
Cherry 32,716 33,292 35,343 35,178 38,163 38,463
Cheyenne 51,352 53,648 61,247 63,717 65,086 61,796
Clay 43,776 45,186 47,889 48,313 49,637 50,295
Colfax 41,521 42,003 43,927 45,885 46,912 47,298
Cuming 38,376 40,973 42,661 43,217 44,699 45,945
Custer 39,942 40,876 43,268 44,447 46,233 46,997
Dakota 44,667 44,905 45,892 47,235 50,641 49,631
Dawes 37,508 39,269 40,000 40,174 42,127 42,482
Dawson 40,501 41,326 42,578 42,752 44,641 44,947
Deuel 32,997 32,555 34,004 35,825 37,860 38,222
Dixon 39,403 38,379 39,775 40,944 46,739 43,681
Dodge 41,817 41,168 42,288 43,093 44,696 45,458
Douglas 54,820 55,943 57,870 58,363 60,020 61,895
Dundy 39,997 41,639 43,517 46,635 44,469 47,650
Fillmore 39,108 40,518 42,815 43,482 46,494 47,606
Franklin 35,467 35,694 36,757 37,296 38,637 41,160
Frontier 38,225 38,350 39,283 40,144 44,064 44,410
Furnas 39,656 41,092 43,132 43,125 45,141 45,825
Gage 39,413 40,320 41,493 42,140 44,095 44,782
Garden 36,211 37,329 38,410 37,839 40,449 40,462
Garfield 30,547 31,922 33,747 34,772 36,118 36,972
Gosper 40,035 40,710 43,786 42,498 45,083 45,583
Grant 32,646 31,623 34,836 33,226 33,991 34,481
Greeley 33,860 34,714 37,670 37,567 38,748 39,817
Hall 43,186 43,752 44,827 45,315 47,476 48,068
Hamilton 42,320 43,427 46,274 46,572 48,559 50,019
Harlan 34,306 35,908 36,493 36,370 38,771 39,477
Hayes 36,626 38,400 42,803 42,095 43,473 45,077
Hitchcock 44,648 43,988 44,880 44,952 47,538 48,959
Holt 37,169 38,385 40,201 40,703 43,026 42,662
Hooker 32,821 33,250 34,838 34,167 35,304 36,249
Howard 35,844 36,058 38,308 38,476 39,711 40,800
Jefferson 38,532 39,897 41,723 41,954 44,227 44,494
Johnson 43,467 42,637 44,714 44,010 46,143 48,245
Kearney 39,196 39,783 42,154 42,729 45,143 45,999
Keith 36,936 37,617 38,504 38,940 39,937 42,022
Keya Paha 32,541 33,179 36,233 32,514 34,171 33,942
Kimball 41,285 43,267 48,552 50,422 53,796 51,906
Knox 33,534 34,749 35,871 36,883 38,701 39,604
Lancaster 48,292 49,627 51,207 51,470 53,190 54,207
Lincoln 47,559 49,383 51,575 50,794 53,431 54,384
Logan 35,804 36,977 38,661 38,192 38,827 40,861
Loup 31,877 32,649 31,993 31,521 33,458 34,188
McPherson 31,704 32,373 35,103 35,109 37,138 36,258
Madison 41,564 42,687 43,925 44,627 46,752 47,784
Merrick 38,291 40,196 42,375 43,491 45,718 47,141
Morrill 39,581 41,677 43,567 45,433 45,571 47,385
Nance 38,597 41,415 43,691 43,408 45,097 45,348
Nemaha 56,900 60,436 60,686 60,407 61,321 61,125
Nuckolls 34,265 35,005 37,173 36,988 40,889 38,855
Otoe 40,877 41,835 43,025 43,477 45,830 46,840
Pawnee 38,127 38,169 38,833 39,124 42,027 38,633
Perkins 44,121 45,797 47,712 49,197 50,552 51,960
Phelps 43,970 44,819 46,622 46,925 49,437 50,030
Pierce 36,928 38,294 40,533 40,623 42,891 43,901
Platte 44,689 45,769 46,816 47,484 49,862 51,371
Polk 36,637 38,237 40,418 40,279 41,994 43,113
Red Willow 40,281 42,051 43,941 43,771 45,388 46,121
Richardson 36,615 37,315 38,637 39,260 41,355 41,694
Rock 34,869 36,784 39,875 40,235 42,379 43,916
Saline 44,054 44,410 46,385 46,677 48,630 49,393
Sarpy 51,023 52,318 54,555 54,622 56,077 57,374
Saunders 37,763 38,754 40,723 41,174 43,328 44,504
Scotts Bluff 43,870 46,007 47,606 47,147 49,389 49,504
Seward 41,804 43,412 45,267 44,949 47,121 47,221
Sheridan 33,907 34,939 36,364 36,440 38,721 39,337
Sherman 33,641 34,310 35,014 34,744 36,347 37,339
Sioux 34,324 35,311 39,049 38,691 41,008 41,361
Stanton 55,190 57,354 64,008 62,437 66,601 63,387
Thayer 40,705 42,846 46,558 47,179 47,825 46,418
Thomas 38,729 39,722 38,157 39,691 43,976 43,505
Thurston 47,009 49,158 50,596 50,141 52,384 52,205
Valley 36,994 38,096 40,326 40,429 42,070 43,160
Washington 55,460 58,584 60,611 63,127 61,960 65,221
Wayne 37,348 38,830 39,944 40,782 43,345 45,196
Webster 35,323 36,172 37,055 37,116 38,805 38,301
Wheeler 34,901 35,041 36,819 34,935 36,622 36,604
York 39,853 41,770 43,163 44,078 45,682 46,176
Source: USDOC, BEA, 2017
Legend / Footnotes:
3/ Average compensation per job is compensation of employees divided by total full-time and part-time wage and salary employment.
Note-- All dollar estimates are in current dollars (not adjusted for inflation).
Last updated: November 17, 2016 -- new estimates for 2015; revised estimates for 2010-2014.
by Nebraska Databook
email:  michael.lundeen@Nebraska.gov