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 non-retail sales positions may range from $13.38 to $17.57 per hour; whereas starting wages for supervisor/manager positions may range from $16.24 to $21.94 per hour.*

Sources: CareerOneStop 2016

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