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Table 3. Seasonally adjusted: Employment Cost Index for benefits, by ownership, occupational group, and industry

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

Civilian workers

All workers(1)

148.9 151.6 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.8 0.9 1.8

Private industry workers

All workers

143.4 146.1 0.3 0.7 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.4 1.0 0.9 1.9

Occupational group

Management, professional, and related

141.6 144.1 0.1 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.7 0.4 0.9 0.9 1.8

Sales and office

145.0 148.3 0.4 0.7 0.4 0.7 0.7 0.1 0.9 1.0 2.3

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

145.8 147.0 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.8

Production, transportation, and material moving

144.6 147.6 0.6 1.0 0.4 0.7 0.4 0.4 1.5 0.6 2.1

Service occupations

144.0 147.2 0.4 0.9 0.5 0.6 0.8 0.6 1.3 0.9 2.2

Industry

Goods-producing industries(2)

138.8 141.7 0.2 0.7 0.3 0.6 0.5 0.5 1.2 0.5 2.1

Manufacturing

138.2 141.6 0.2 0.8 0.2 0.7 0.4 0.4 1.7 0.4 2.5

Service-providing industries(3)

145.1 147.7 0.4 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.9 1.0 1.8

State and local government workers

All workers(1)

168.3 170.8 0.9 0.7 0.8 0.6 0.4 0.7 0.4 0.9 1.5

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; and other services, except public administration.

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

Last Modified Date: April 29, 2022