salaries http://kplu.org en Washington wages outpaced inflation last year http://kplu.org/post/washington-wages-outpaced-inflation-last-year <p>The average annual wage in Washington grew by 3.6% in 2011.&nbsp;</p><p>The state <a href="http://www.esd.wa.gov/newsandinformation/releases/average-wage-grew-in-2011-12-024.php">Employment Security Department</a>&nbsp;says wages outpaced inflation by 0.9 percentage points.</p><p>The average annual salary in Washington was $49,894 last year, up from $48,162 in 2010.</p><p> Tue, 19 Jun 2012 21:05:25 +0000 Dave Meyer 5337 at http://kplu.org Washington wages outpaced inflation last year