Table 1. Seasonally adjusted: Employment Cost Index for total compensation, by ownership, occupational group, and industry

Table 1. Employment Cost Index for total compensation(1), by occupational group and industry [Seasonally adjusted]
Occupational group and industry Indexes (Dec.2005=100) Percent changes for 3-months ended-
Mar.
2018
Jun.
2018
Jun.
2016
Sep.
2016
Dec.
2016
Mar.
2017
Jun.
2017
Sep.
2017
Dec.
2017
Mar.
2018
Jun.
2018

Civilian workers

All workers(2)

132.5 133.3 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.6

Industry

Goods-producing industries(3)

130.0 130.8 0.6 0.3 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.9 0.5 0.8 0.6

Manufacturing

129.9 130.7 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6 1.0 0.5 0.7 0.6

Service-providing industries(4)

133.1 133.9 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.9 0.6

Education and health services

132.4 133.2 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.7 0.6

Educational services

132.9 133.7 0.6 0.9 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6

Elementary and secondary schools

132.8 133.7 0.6 0.9 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.7

Junior colleges, colleges, universities, and professional schools

132.9 133.8 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.7

Health care and social assistance(5)

132.0 132.7 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.6 0.8 0.5

Hospitals

132.4 133.0 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5

Nursing and residential care facilities

129.1 130.0 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.7

Public administration

136.2 137.1 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.9 0.2 0.7

Private industry workers

All workers

131.9 132.7 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.8 0.5 1.0 0.6

Occupational group

Management, professional, and related

131.8 132.5 0.2 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.8 0.5

Management, business, and financial

133.2 133.9 0.2 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.8 0.5 0.5 1.1 0.5

Professional and related

130.7 131.4 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5

Sales and office

132.0 132.9 1.0 0.2 0.5 0.8 0.2 1.0 0.5 1.2 0.7

Sales and related

128.1 128.1 1.5 -0.4 0.1 1.1 -0.2 1.4 0.4 1.7 0.0

Office and administrative support

134.8 136.4 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.9 1.2

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

131.8 133.3 0.6 0.3 0.8 0.5 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.3 1.1

Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

132.3 133.2 0.9 0.2 0.9 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.7

Installation, maintenance, and repair

131.3 133.3 0.3 0.6 0.5 0.3 1.1 0.7 0.8 0.2 1.5

Production, transportation, and material moving

132.4 133.2 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.6 1.1 0.6 0.9 0.6

Production

130.2 131.1 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 1.0 0.6 0.7 0.7

Transportation and material moving

135.3 135.9 0.6 0.7 0.9 0.9 0.5 1.1 0.7 1.2 0.4

Service occupations

132.5 133.4 1.0 0.8 0.6 0.9 0.6 0.6 0.8 1.1 0.7

Industry

Goods-producing industries(3)

130.0 130.8 0.6 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.9 0.5 0.9 0.6

Construction

129.9 131.2 0.7 0.0 0.8 0.9 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.9 1.0

Manufacturing

129.9 130.7 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6 1.0 0.5 0.7 0.6

Aircraft manufacturing

128.4 128.7 0.5 -0.8 1.2 1.5 0.7 8.4 0.5 1.6 0.2

Service-providing industries(5)

132.5 133.4 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.8 0.6 0.7 0.5 1.0 0.7

Trade, transportation, and utilities

134.0 134.8 0.7 0.4 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.8 0.6 1.1 0.6

Wholesale trade(6)

130.0 129.9 0.6 -0.1 -0.1 1.5 0.3 0.8 0.4 1.0 -0.1

Retail trade

134.5 135.9 0.8 0.6 0.7 1.0 0.4 0.8 0.6 1.1 1.0

Transportation and warehousing

136.7 137.3 0.6 0.5 1.1 0.6 0.5 1.0 0.8 1.3 0.4

Utilities

143.4 143.9 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.6 1.1 0.3

Information

129.4 133.3 0.0 0.7 0.6 0.4 1.0 0.7 0.3 0.6 3.0

Financial activities

132.3 133.5 0.7 1.2 0.6 0.4 0.9 0.4 0.2 1.7 0.9

Finance and insurance

132.6 134.0 0.7 1.4 0.5 0.5 0.9 0.4 0.2 1.8 1.1

Credit intermediation and related activities

130.8 131.8 0.3 1.4 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.4 -0.1 1.2 0.8

Insurance carriers and related activities

134.2 135.9 0.6 1.3 0.3 0.8 1.1 0.0 0.5 0.9 1.3

Real estate and rental and leasing

130.8 131.2 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.3 0.9 0.7 0.2 1.2 0.3

Professional and business services

133.1 133.6 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.7 0.7 1.1 0.5 0.8 0.4

Professional, scientific, and technical services

135.6 135.6 0.5 0.0 0.4 0.8 0.8 1.1 0.4 0.7 0.0

Administrative and support and waste management and remediation services

129.3 130.4 0.4 0.3 -0.6 0.6 0.6 1.3 0.6 0.5 0.9

Education and health services

131.4 132.1 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.6 0.8 0.5

Educational services

131.7 132.5 0.6 0.3 0.7 0.6 0.3 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6

Junior colleges, colleges, universities, and professional schools

133.2 134.3 0.5 0.4 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.8

Health care and social assistance

131.4 132.0 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.6 0.9 0.5

Hospitals

132.0 132.7 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5

Nursing and residential care facilities

127.5 128.3 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.6

Leisure and hospitality

132.4 132.9 0.9 1.0 0.6 1.7 0.5 0.6 0.7 1.4 0.4

Accommodations and food services

133.3 133.9 1.1 1.1 0.5 1.8 0.6 0.5 0.7 1.4 0.5

Other services, except public administration

132.9 133.7 0.9 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 1.1 0.6

State and local government workers

All workers

134.8 135.7 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.4 0.7

Industry

Education and health services

133.6 134.5 0.6 0.9 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.7

Educational services

133.2 134.1 0.6 0.9 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.7

Schools

133.1 134.0 0.6 0.9 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.7

Elementary and secondary schools

133.2 134.1 0.6 1.0 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.7

Health care and social assistance

136.6 137.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.4 0.9 0.7 0.5 0.6

Hospitals

133.8 134.5 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.9 0.7 0.3 0.5

Public administration

136.2 137.1 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.9 0.2 0.7

Footnotes
(1) Includes wages, salaries, and employer costs for employee benefits.
(2) Includes workers in the private nonfarm economy except those in private households, and workers in the public sector, except the federal government.
(3) Includes mining, construction, and manufacturing.
(4) Includes the following industries: wholesale trade; retail trade; transportation and warehousing; utilities; information; finance and insurance; real estate and rental and leasing; professional and technical services; management of companies and enterprises; administrative and waste services; educational services; health care and social assistance; arts, entertainment and recreation; accommodation and food services; other services, except public administration; and public administration.
(5) Includes the following industries: wholesale trade; retail trade; transportation and warehousing; utilities; information; finance and insurance; real estate and rental and leasing; professional and technical services; management of companies and enterprises; administrative and waste services; educational services; health care and social assistance; arts, entertainment and recreation; accommodation and food services; and other services, except public administration.
(6) The private wholesale trade industry compensation series is seasonal as of the 2018 seasonal adjustment revision. Historical data for this series are published beginning with 2002.

SOURCE: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, National Compensation Survey

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Last Modified Date: July 31, 2018