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St. Louis Region

The Saint Louis Region is comprised of 4 counties and the city of Saint Louis. The St. Louis Region is home to 38% of the State's workforce. Some of the top private employers for this region are Washington University, Boeing, Barnes Jewish Hospital General Motors and St. Louis University. The average annual wage for all industries in the Saint Louis Region is $52,911. The top jobs below are from the 2024 long-term occupational projections.
Average Wages for Top Employing Industries in the St. Louis Region 2016
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A 10,367 $60,935   B 11,642 $27,634
A+ 6,335 $116,598   B+ 11,417 $19,865
A 5,378 $21,059   B 10,861 $19,388
A+ 4,106 $78,646   A 10,367 $60,935
A 2,515 $70,489   B 9,838 $21,653
A 2,397 $47,017   B+ 7,333 $35,309
A 2,163 60,052   A+ 6,335 $116,598
A+ 2,141 $57,689   A 5,378 $21,059
A+ 2,122 $125,787   B+ 4,970 $25,275
A 2,114 $52,512   B 4,674 $32,630