ECT News Releases

Employment Cost Index (ECI)

July 31, 2014
Compensation costs up 0.7 percent for civilian workers, seasonally adjusted, from March- June 2014. Over the year, compensation rose 2.0 percent, wages and salaries 1.8 percent, and benefits 2.5 percent. More...
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Employer Costs for Employee Compensation (ECEC)

June 11, 2014
Private employers spent an average of $29.99 per hour worked for compensation in March 2014. Health insurance was the largest individual employer benefit cost at $2.36, accounting for 7.9 percent of total compensation costs. More...
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