Career & salary outlook

Business occupations are varied and have a wide range of starting wages depending on the industry, level of responsibility, previous experience and longevity and capability of the employee. For example, starting wages in Whatcom county for sales-related positions may range from $9.62 to $17.57 per hour; whereas starting wages for office supervisor/manager positions may range from $15.98 to $19.63 per hour.*

Sources: CareerOneStop 2015

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