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Oct
29

Sept. jobless rates down over the year in 339 of 372 metro areas; payroll jobs up in 314

Jobless rates were lower in September than a year earlier in 339 of the 372 metropolitan areas, higher in 26, and unchanged in 7. Nonfarm payroll employment was up in 314 metropolitan areas over the year, down in 53, and unchanged in 5.

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Oct
24

Median weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers are $790 in 3rd quarter 2014

Median weekly earnings of the nation's 107.9 million full-time wage and salary workers were $790 in the third quarter of 2014 (not seasonally adjusted). This was 2.5 percent higher than a year earlier, compared with a gain of 1.8 percent in the CPI-U.

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BEYOND THE NUMBERS

BEYOND THE NUMBERS

Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries commemorates 20 years of occupational safety and health data

These data are used to identify trends in workplace deaths and to work towards eliminating future work-related fatal injuries. read more »

BEYOND THE NUMBERS

BEYOND THE NUMBERS

An analysis of multiemployer pension plans

This article looks at trends in defined-benefit plan coverage designed to support employees who have multiple jobs throughout their career. read more »

DATA TOOLS

Improvements to BLS data-retrieval tools

Improvements to BLS data-retrieval tools

BLS has made available a new option that will allow data users to choose whether to include the annual averages when they use BLS data-retrieval tools. read more »

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Trends in employment-based health insurance coverage

From 2003 to 2012, access to employer-provided health insurance exhibited a significant drop and participation also fell. read more »

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

MONTHLY LABOR REVIEW

Consumer spending and U.S. employment from the 2007–2009 recession through 2022

Through 2022, consumer spending is projected to support stable job growth. read more »

Latest Numbers

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Consumer Price Index (CPI):
+0.1% in Sep 2014 News Release Historical Data

Unemployment Rate:
5.9% in Sep 2014 News Release Historical Data

Payroll Employment:
+248,000(p) in Sep 2014 News Release Historical Data

Average Hourly Earnings:
-$0.01(p) in Sep 2014 News Release Historical Data

Producer Price Index - Final Demand:
-0.1%(p) in Sep 2014 News Release Historical Data

Employment Cost Index (ECI):
+0.7% in 2nd Qtr of 2014 News Release Historical Data

Productivity:
+2.3%(r) in 2nd Qtr of 2014 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Import Price Index:
-0.5% in Sep 2014 News Release Historical Data

U.S. Export Price Index:
-0.2% in Sep 2014 News Release Historical Data

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