U.S. Department of Education: Promoting Educational Excellence for all Americans

Indicator 1.5: Ratio of Average VR Hourly Wage To Average State Hourly Wage: Fiscal Year 2007*

Blind Agencies

Agency Average Hourly Wage for Individuals with Competitive Employment Outcomes Average Annual State Wage 2006 (Fiscal Year Wage) (Weighted Average) Average Hourly State Wage for 2006 (Fiscal Year Wage) (Weighted Average) Ratio of Average Hourly VR Wage to Average State Wage: Indicator 1.5 (>=.59)
ARKANSAS-B 9.94 32721 15.73 0.632
CONNECTICUT-B 16.42 56021 26.93 0.61
DELAWARE-B 11.04 46869 22.53 0.49
FLORIDA-B 11.7 38753 18.63 0.628
IDAHO-B 10.35 32725 15.73 0.658
IOWA-B 13.11 34614 16.64 0.788
KENTUCKY-B 11.08 35439 17.04 0.65
MAINE-B 13.46 34176 16.43 0.819
MASSACHUSETTS-B 17.68 53092 25.53 0.693
MICHIGAN-B 12.72 42458 20.41 0.623
MINNESOTA-B 14.61 42654 20.51 0.713
MISSOURI-B 13.22 37514 18.04 0.733
NEBRASKA-B 12.19 34113 16.4 0.743
NEW JERSEY-B 14 52208 25.1 0.558
NEW MEXICO-B 16.06 34886 16.77 0.958
NEW YORK-B 15.24 56778 27.3 0.558
NORTH CAROLINA-B 10.39 37819 18.18 0.571
OREGON-B 12.99 38407 18.47 0.703
SOUTH CAROLINA-B 10.3 34538 16.6 0.621
SOUTH DAKOTA-B 9.82 30620 14.72 0.667
TEXAS-B 12.39 43000 20.67 0.599
VERMONT-B 13.8 35878 17.25 0.8
VIRGINIA-B 12.95 44649 21.47 0.603
WASHINGTON-B 16.27 43547 20.94 0.777