Table B-3. Average hourly and weekly earnings of all employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-3. Average hourly and weekly earnings of all employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted
Industry Average hourly earnings Average weekly earnings
Sept.
2013
July
2014
Aug.
2014(p)
Sept.
2014(p)
Sept.
2013
July
2014
Aug.
2014(p)
Sept.
2014(p)

Total private

$24.06 $24.46 $24.54 $24.53 $830.07 $843.87 $846.63 $848.74

Goods-producing

25.28 25.73 25.78 25.75 1,023.84 1,042.07 1,046.67 1,042.88

Mining and logging

30.02 30.93 31.04 31.07 1,329.89 1,376.39 1,390.59 1,382.62

Construction

26.17 26.69 26.72 26.76 1,025.86 1,046.25 1,047.42 1,043.64

Manufacturing

24.49 24.84 24.90 24.82 1,001.64 1,015.96 1,018.41 1,015.14

Durable goods

25.86 26.19 26.23 26.13 1,068.02 1,084.27 1,085.92 1,081.78

Nondurable goods

22.10 22.44 22.53 22.48 888.42 897.60 903.45 899.20

Private service-providing

23.77 24.15 24.24 24.25 791.54 804.20 807.19 809.95

Trade, transportation, and utilities

21.08 21.40 21.47 21.44 729.37 738.30 740.72 739.68

Wholesale trade

27.83 28.02 28.21 28.07 1,079.80 1,089.98 1,097.37 1,094.73

Retail trade

16.67 17.03 17.05 17.06 523.44 533.04 533.67 533.98

Transportation and warehousing

22.53 22.86 22.89 22.92 874.16 880.11 881.27 884.71

Utilities

35.37 35.40 35.50 35.64 1,496.15 1,504.50 1,501.65 1,496.88

Information

33.13 34.18 34.32 34.77 1,219.18 1,257.82 1,262.98 1,279.54

Financial activities

30.30 30.76 30.86 30.96 1,124.13 1,144.27 1,147.99 1,154.81

Professional and business services

28.58 29.21 29.29 29.31 1,031.74 1,057.40 1,060.30 1,061.02

Education and health services

24.53 24.67 24.78 24.71 802.13 809.18 812.78 812.96

Leisure and hospitality

13.55 13.90 13.96 13.98 352.30 364.18 365.75 367.67

Other services

21.54 21.92 21.98 22.00 682.82 694.86 696.77 699.60

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: October 03, 2014