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Table 2. Seasonally adjusted: Employment Cost Index for wages and salaries, by ownership, occupational group, and industry

Table 2. Employment Cost Index for wages and salaries, by occupational group and industry [Seasonally adjusted]
Occupational group and industry Indexes (Dec. 2005=100) Percent changes for 3-months ended-
Mar.
2022
Jun.
2022
Jun.
2020
Sep.
2020
Dec.
2020
Mar.
2021
Jun.
2021
Sep.
2021
Dec.
2021
Mar.
2022
Jun.
2022

Civilian workers

All workers(1)

149.5 151.6 0.4 0.5 0.8 1.1 0.8 1.5 1.0 1.2 1.4

Industry

Goods-producing industries(2)

148.4 150.4 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.8 1.2 0.9 1.1 1.2 1.3

Manufacturing

148.7 150.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 1.2 1.1 1.0 1.5 1.2

Service-providing industries(3)

149.8 151.9 0.4 0.5 0.8 1.1 0.8 1.6 1.0 1.2 1.4

Education and health services

144.1 145.5 0.1 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 1.2 1.0 1.2 1.0

Educational services

138.7 139.7 0.6 0.0 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.9 0.5 0.8 0.7

Elementary and secondary schools

137.4 138.1 0.5 0.2 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.7 0.4 0.8 0.5

Junior colleges, colleges, universities, and professional schools

140.1 141.3 0.4 -0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 1.2 0.6 0.7 0.9

Health care and social assistance

149.7 151.6 -0.4 1.2 0.5 0.8 1.1 1.5 1.6 1.4 1.3

Hospitals

149.4 151.4 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.9 1.1 1.3 1.7 1.2 1.3

Nursing and residential care facilities

150.8 153.3 0.9 0.7 0.9 1.1 1.3 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.7

Private industry workers

All workers

151.7 154.1 0.4 0.6 0.8 1.2 0.9 1.6 1.1 1.3 1.6

Occupational group

Management, professional, and related

147.5 149.5 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.7 0.8 1.4 0.8 1.1 1.4

Professional and related

146.7 148.4 0.0 0.7 0.5 0.8 0.8 1.2 1.0 1.1 1.1

Management, business, and financial

148.7 151.0 0.4 0.1 0.5 0.6 1.0 1.7 0.4 0.9 1.6

Sales and office

154.2 157.6 0.5 0.4 1.1 2.3 0.5 1.5 1.1 1.4 2.2

Office and administrative support

155.1 157.8 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.8 1.2 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.7

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

149.2 150.8 0.1 0.7 0.6 1.2 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.4 1.1

Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

149.2 150.5 -0.7 0.6 0.7 0.9 1.3 1.1 1.0 1.3 0.9

Installation, maintenance, and repair

149.4 151.2 0.9 0.8 0.6 1.4 0.6 1.0 1.1 1.5 1.2

Production, transportation, and material moving

156.1 158.2 0.8 0.8 1.0 1.0 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.4 1.3

Production

152.1 154.1 0.7 0.8 0.9 1.2 1.6 1.4 1.5 1.2 1.3

Transportation and material moving

160.6 162.8 0.8 0.7 1.1 0.8 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.3 1.4

Service occupations

162.7 166.0 0.8 0.9 1.1 1.4 2.1 2.1 2.2 1.9 2.0

Industry

Goods-producing industries(2)

148.5 150.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.8 1.2 0.9 1.1 1.2 1.3

Construction

147.7 150.3 0.9 0.6 0.6 0.8 1.1 0.7 1.2 0.7 1.7

Manufacturing

148.7 150.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 1.2 1.1 1.0 1.5 1.2

Aircraft manufacturing

153.0 154.0 1.3 0.9 0.6 0.2 0.5 0.1 0.5 1.2 0.7

Service-providing industries(4)

152.5 155.0 0.4 0.6 0.8 1.3 0.9 1.7 1.1 1.3 1.6

Trade, transportation, and utilities

155.9 158.5 0.9 0.4 1.0 1.0 1.4 1.5 1.9 1.4 1.7

Wholesale trade

146.3 149.4 1.0 0.0 0.4 1.0 2.0 1.4 1.7 1.6 2.1

Retail trade

161.4 164.2 0.8 0.6 1.5 1.1 1.3 1.8 2.5 1.5 1.8

Transportation and warehousing

158.0 159.6 1.0 0.5 1.2 0.6 1.1 1.2 1.2 0.7 1.0

Utilities

155.3 156.2 0.9 0.4 0.5 0.7 0.5 1.0 0.9 0.8 0.6

Information

146.6 147.5 0.3 0.7 1.2 0.9 0.6 1.4 0.8 1.5 0.6

Financial activities

149.5 153.1 0.6 0.3 1.0 4.5 -2.1 2.9 -1.3 0.5 2.4

Finance and insurance

150.1 153.9 0.6 0.3 1.2 5.3 -2.7 3.2 -1.8 0.1 2.5

Credit intermediation and related activities

148.9 153.7 0.3 0.6 1.2 -0.2 3.2 7.6 -2.3 -2.3 3.3

Insurance carriers and related activities

148.8 151.3 0.8 0.6 0.9 0.8 0.4 0.9 0.8 1.3 1.7

Real estate and rental and leasing

147.0 150.2 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.6 1.2 1.0 1.6 2.2 2.2

Professional and business services

151.4 154.0 0.1 0.3 0.8 0.8 1.0 1.4 0.9 1.3 1.7

Professional, scientific, and technical services

152.0 155.0 -0.3 -0.1 0.8 0.3 1.1 1.5 0.7 1.0 2.0

Education and health services

149.0 151.0 -0.3 1.0 0.6 0.8 0.9 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.3

Educational services

144.5 146.9 0.6 -0.5 0.9 0.5 0.4 1.4 0.4 1.2 1.7

Junior colleges, colleges, universities, and professional schools

143.2 144.8 0.4 -0.9 0.4 0.5 0.9 1.1 0.5 0.8 1.1

Health care and social assistance

150.0 151.9 -0.4 1.3 0.6 0.8 1.0 1.5 1.7 1.5 1.3

Hospitals

150.3 152.2 0.7 0.6 0.4 1.1 1.0 1.3 1.6 1.4 1.3

Nursing and residential care facilities

151.6 154.2 0.9 0.7 0.9 1.1 1.4 2.0 2.0 1.8 1.7

Leisure and hospitality

165.1 168.0 0.8 1.1 0.6 1.7 2.6 2.5 1.8 1.9 1.8

Accommodation and food services

168.6 171.7 0.9 1.5 0.8 1.8 2.6 2.5 2.0 1.9 1.8

Other services, except public administration

154.4 155.9 0.5 0.6 0.6 1.3 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.0

State and local government workers

All workers

140.1 141.1 0.6 0.1 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.9 0.7

Industry

Education and health services

138.5 139.3 0.5 0.1 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.6

Educational services

137.5 138.2 0.5 0.2 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.5

Schools

137.5 138.2 0.5 0.2 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.5

Elementary and secondary schools

137.0 137.7 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.5

Health care and social assistance

146.5 148.5 0.5 0.0 0.6 0.6 1.0 1.4 1.2 0.8 1.4

Hospitals

145.5 147.4 0.6 0.1 0.5 0.7 1.1 1.4 1.2 0.8 1.3

Public administration

142.6 144.1 0.6 0.0 0.4 0.5 0.5 1.4 0.7 1.3 1.1

Footnotes
(1) Includes workers in the private nonfarm economy except those in private households, and workers in the public sector, except the federal government.
(2) Includes mining, construction, and manufacturing.
(3) 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.
(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; and other services, except public administration.

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

Last Modified Date: July 29, 2022