Augusta Chamber of Commerce Releases Data on Careers in the Valley
AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - The Greater Augusta Regional Chamber of Commerce has released data on how much people working in the Shenandoah Valley make, and what benefits they have at their jobs.
The chamber says this is the first time in about 10 years that it has conducted this kind of survey, which spans 11 different cities and counties and includes Waynesboro, Staunton, and Augusta County.
According to the survey, the position with the highest median wage in all 11 municipalities is financial managers, who rake in about $38 per hour.
Maids and housekeepers have the lowest median wage at $10 an hour.
The report also details the percentage of industries that offer different kinds of benefits such as insurance, education, and retirement.
For more information on the data, click here for the full report.