Fisherman Nick Meyer lifts a Dungeness crab pot onto a stack at Squalicum Harbor on Dec. 4, 2012 in Bellingham. Wages for farming, fishing and forestry occupations are higher in Whatcom County than the national average, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.
Fisherman Nick Meyer lifts a Dungeness crab pot onto a stack at Squalicum Harbor on Dec. 4, 2012 in Bellingham. Wages for farming, fishing and forestry occupations are higher in Whatcom County than the national average, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. THE BELLINGHAM HERALD
Fisherman Nick Meyer lifts a Dungeness crab pot onto a stack at Squalicum Harbor on Dec. 4, 2012 in Bellingham. Wages for farming, fishing and forestry occupations are higher in Whatcom County than the national average, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. THE BELLINGHAM HERALD

Are Whatcom County workers underpaid compared to elsewhere?

July 13, 2014 4:00 AM