Labor Statistics

Wage Summary


In the 3rd Quarter of 2019, the average weekly wage in the Lynchburg MSA was $811.73. This would be equivalent to $20.29 per hour or $42,210 per year, assuming a 40-hour work week for 52-weeks.

Industry Statistics (3rd Quarter, 2019)


Industry Group Establishments Employees
Manufacturing 300 14,913
Retail Trade 974 13,506
Construction 748 6,759
Health Care & Social Assistance 2,017 18,352
Accommodation & Food Services 471 9,676
Administrative and Waste Services 337 5,200
Wholesale Trade 252 3,464
Transportation & Warehousing 180 2,951
Public Administration 168 3,283
Professional &Technical Services 624 5,644
Finance & Insurance 376 3,296
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,175 5,747
Information 77 982
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation 103 1,516
Real Estate & Rental/Leasing 308 1,599
Utilities 21 365
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting 74 1,510
Management of Companies & Enterprises 46 1,253
Educational Services 72 8,849