(BOISE, Idaho) -- Income among Boise-area residents is more than 10 percent below the national average, according to a recently released report from the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The report found that the average Boise City area worker earned $19.37 an hour in May 2011—about 11 percent below the national average of $21.74 an hour.
Other statistics released in the report found that legal occupations in the area were the highest paid at $39.83 an hour. Management occupations came in second at $38.01 an hour.
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