Wage and Benefit Studies
Clark County businesses expressed a need for local comparison data as a way to benchmark their own wages and benefit packages in order to attract and retain qualified workers. Through a partnership with Wittenberg University and OhioMeansJobs Clark County, the Chamber has been able to respond to this need with a local Wage & Benefit Survey over the past several years. For many businesses, this document serves as a pivotal piece in helping to determine if they are competitive enough in this region. Please contact Amy Donahoe for your copy today!
The average worker in Clark County, Ohio earned annual wages of $49,502 as of 2022Q4, Average annual wage per worker increased 6.5% in the region during the preceding four quarters. Fro comparison purposes, annual average wages were $68,838 as of 2022Q4.
The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for Clark County, Ohio was 4.0% as of February 2023. The regional unemployment rate was higher than the national rate of 3.9%. One year earlier, in February 2022, the unemployment rate in Clark County, Ohio was 4.4%.