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Job numbers are falling in Wadena County

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In community meetings, the topic keeps being brought up: Wadena needs more full-time, good-paying jobs to attract families.

The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) has statistics on Wadena County and other United States counties updated through 2010 and going back to 1969.


According to the BEA's CA-34 data set on average wages and salaries by county, the average wage per job in Wadena County in 2010 was $30,804 per year.

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