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 2009

General and Combined Agencies

Agency Average Hourly Wage for Individuals with Competitive Employment Outcomes Average Annual State Wage 2009 (Fiscal Year Wage) Average Hourly State Wage for 2009 (Fiscal Year Wage) Ratio of Average Hourly VR Wage to Average State Wage: Indicator 1.5 (>=.52)
ALABAMA-C 9.43 39,065 18.78 0.502
ALASKA-C 13.55 46,696 22.45 0.603
AMERICAN SAMOA-C 9.65     N/A
ARIZONA-C 11.25 42,406 20.39 0.552
ARKANSAS-G 10.84 35,438 17.04 0.636
CALIFORNIA-C 12.06 51,142 24.59 0.490
COLORADO-C 12.00 46,436 22.33 0.538
CONNECTICUT-G 18.26 57,382 27.59 0.662
DELAWARE-G 9.93 47,502 22.84 0.435
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-C 12.79 76,739 36.89 0.347
FLORIDA-G 11.35 40,573 19.51 0.582
GEORGIA-C 9.40 42,575 20.47 0.459
GUAM-C       N/A
HAWAII-C 13.19 41,067 19.74 0.668
IDAHO-G 10.18 33,917 16.31 0.624
ILLINOIS-C 10.15 48,074 23.11 0.439
INDIANA-C 11.38 38,051 18.29 0.622
IOWA-G 11.42 36,972 17.78 0.643
KANSAS-C 9.69 37,869 18.21 0.532
KENTUCKY-G 11.50 37,648 18.10 0.636
LOUISIANA-C 13.78 40,534 19.49 0.707
MAINE-G 11.10 36,296 17.45 0.636
MARYLAND-C 10.61 50,011 24.04 0.441
MASSACHUSETTS-G 12.53 55,965 26.91 0.466
MICHIGAN-G 13.33 43,511 20.92 0.637
MINNESOTA-G 10.61 45,045 21.66 0.490
MISSISSIPPI-C 11.66 33,618 16.16 0.722
MISSOURI-G 9.98 40,365 19.41 0.514
MONTANA-C 10.65 33,540 16.13 0.660
NEBRASKA-G 10.01 36,296 17.45 0.574
NEVADA-C 11.34 42,588 20.48 0.554
NEW HAMPSHIRE-C 11.70 44,642 21.46 0.545
NEW JERSEY-G 11.82 54,899 26.39 0.448
NEW MEXICO-G 12.02 38,181 18.36 0.655
NEW YORK-G 10.55 57,395 27.59 0.382
NORTH CAROLINA-G 9.24 39,520 19.00 0.486
NORTH DAKOTA-C 11.48 35,607 17.12 0.671
NORTHERN MARIANAS-C 13.72     N/A
OHIO-C 13.42 40,586 19.51 0.688
OKLAHOMA-C 11.07 37,180 17.88 0.619
OREGON-G 11.56 40,508 19.48 0.594
PENNSYLVANIA-C 11.55 44,369 21.33 0.542
PUERTO RICO-C 8.83 26,052 12.53 0.705
RHODE ISLAND-C 10.61 43,095 20.72 0.512
SOUTH CAROLINA-G 10.23 36,361 17.48 0.585
SOUTH DAKOTA-G 8.99 33,020 15.88 0.566
TENNESSEE-C 10.34 39,949 19.21 0.538
TEXAS-G 11.17 45,552 21.90 0.510
UTAH-C 11.42 38,220 18.38 0.621
VERMONT-G 10.90 38,389 18.46 0.591
VIRGIN ISLANDS-C 10.98 37,141 17.86 0.615
VIRGINIA-G 9.62 47,697 22.93 0.419
WASHINGTON-G 11.56 47,034 22.61 0.511
WEST VIRGINIA-C 12.09 36,673 17.63 0.685
WISCONSIN-C 11.15 38,922 18.71 0.596
WYOMING-C 11.71 40,976 19.70 0.595

FY2009 file of 6/10/2010