Table A-2. Current and real (constant 1982-1984 dollars) earnings for production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls, seasonally adjusted

Table A-2. Current and real (constant 1982-1984 dollars) earnings for production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls, seasonally adjusted(1)
July
2013
May
2014
June
2014(p)
July
2014(p)

Real average hourly earnings(2)

$8.77 $8.81 $8.79 $8.80

Real average weekly earnings(2)

$293.89 $296.78 $296.32 $296.67

Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers

229.687 233.236 233.941 234.118

Average hourly earnings

$20.15 $20.54 $20.57 $20.61

Average weekly hours

33.5 33.7 33.7 33.7

Average weekly earnings

$675.03 $692.20 $693.21 $694.56

OVER-THE-MONTH PERCENT CHANGE

Real average hourly earnings(2)

-0.1 -0.1 -0.2 0.1

Real average weekly earnings(2)

-0.6 -0.1 -0.2 0.1

Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers

0.2 0.3 0.3 0.1

Average hourly earnings

0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2

Average weekly hours

-0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0

Average weekly earnings

-0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2

OVER-THE-YEAR PERCENT CHANGE

Real average hourly earnings(2)

0.0 0.3 0.1 0.3

Real average weekly earnings(2)

-0.6 0.3 0.2 0.9

Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers

2.0 2.1 2.0 1.9

Average hourly earnings

2.0 2.4 2.2 2.3

Average weekly hours

-0.6 0.0 0.0 0.6

Average weekly earnings

1.4 2.4 2.2 2.9

Footnotes
(1) Data relate to production employees in mining and logging and manufacturing, construction employees in construction, and nonsupervisory employees in the service-providing industries. These groups account for approximately four-fifths of the total employment on private nonfarm payrolls.
(2) The Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W) is used to deflate the earnings series for production and nonsupervisory employees.
(p) Preliminary

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