The Compensation Research and Program Development Group (CRPDG) carries out research that addresses methodological, conceptual, and technical issues of concern to the Office of Compensation and Working Conditions (OCWC), which includes the National Compensation Survey, and the Workplace Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities Programs, and other Bureau programs.

CRPDG Publications and Papers


CRPDG Frequently Asked Questions


Related Links to Other BLS Programs

OCWC Programs

  • National Compensation Survey—provides comprehensive measures of occupational earnings; compensation cost trends, benefit incidence, and detailed plan provisions.
  • Worker Safety and Health—reports on the number of workplace injuries, illnesses, and fatalities.


Contact Us


For more information on the National Compensation Survey (NCS) please call (202)691-6199, or email

For more information on Worker Safety and Health please call (202)691-6170, or email

CRPDG Division Chief


Nicole Nestoriak (202) 691-7408


Research Economists


Keenan M. Dworak-Fisher (202) 691-6308


Maury B. Gittleman (202) 691-6318


Mina Kim


Thomas G. Moehrle (202) 691-6237


Brooks Pierce (202) 691-7525