WAGGA residents are earning considerably less than our metropolitan cousins, Tax Office statistics reveal.
The latest statistics for 2012-13 indicates the nation’s poorest, who live in rural NSW, earn over eight times less than the nations’r richest, who live in Sydney.
The average person earns a taxable income of $49,889 in the Wagga postcode, compared to the national average of $55,228.
The Wagga average salary of $39,602 also fell well below the national average of $44,121.
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