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Table 4. Compensation (not seasonally adjusted): Employment Cost Index for total compensation, for civilian workers, by occupational group and industry

Table 4. Employment Cost Index for total compensation(1), for civilian workers, by occupational group and industry [Not seasonally adjusted]
Occupational group and industry Indexes (Dec. 2005=100) Percent changes for
Jun.
2020
Mar.
2021
Jun.
2021
3-months ended- 12-months ended-
Jun.
2020
Mar.
2021
Jun.
2021
Jun.
2020
Mar.
2021
Jun.
2021

All workers(2)

140.6 143.7 144.7 0.4 1.1 0.7 2.7 2.6 2.9

Excluding incentive paid occupations(3)

140.7 143.5 144.6 0.5 0.8 0.8 2.6 2.5 2.8

Occupational group

Management, professional, and related

139.2 141.5 142.3 0.3 0.7 0.6 2.2 1.9 2.2

Management, business, and financial

140.5 142.3 143.4 0.5 0.7 0.8 2.2 1.8 2.1

Professional and related

138.5 141.1 141.7 0.1 0.7 0.4 2.2 2.0 2.3

Sales and office

141.9 146.4 146.8 0.6 1.9 0.3 3.2 3.8 3.5

Sales and related

137.8 144.3 143.8 0.7 3.3 -0.3 4.0 5.4 4.4

Office and administrative support

144.3 147.3 148.5 0.6 0.9 0.8 2.6 2.6 2.9

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

140.3 143.0 144.4 0.4 0.9 1.0 2.7 2.4 2.9

Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

140.1 142.7 144.5 -0.2 0.8 1.3 2.3 1.6 3.1

Installation, maintenance, and repair

140.5 143.4 144.4 1.2 1.1 0.7 3.2 3.2 2.8

Production, transportation, and material moving

142.1 145.5 147.1 0.8 0.9 1.1 3.3 3.2 3.5

Production

138.7 141.9 143.9 0.9 1.0 1.4 3.0 3.2 3.7

Transportation and material moving

146.0 149.6 151.0 0.6 0.7 0.9 3.5 3.1 3.4

Service occupations

144.4 148.5 150.4 0.6 1.2 1.3 3.3 3.5 4.2

Industry

Goods-producing industries(4)

137.8 140.0 141.6 0.8 0.7 1.1 2.8 2.4 2.8

Manufacturing

137.2 139.4 140.8 0.7 0.6 1.0 2.5 2.3 2.6

Service-providing industries(5)

141.2 144.4 145.3 0.4 1.1 0.6 2.7 2.7 2.9

Education and health services

139.6 142.4 143.1 0.1 0.5 0.5 2.3 2.1 2.5

Educational services

140.5 142.7 143.0 0.3 0.2 0.2 2.8 1.9 1.8

Elementary and secondary schools

140.6 143.3 143.6 0.3 0.2 0.2 2.9 2.2 2.1

Junior colleges, colleges, universities, and professional schools

140.3 141.2 141.6 0.3 0.1 0.3 2.5 0.9 0.9

Health care and social assistance

138.7 142.2 143.2 -0.2 0.9 0.7 1.8 2.3 3.2

Hospitals

140.3 143.0 144.0 0.6 1.0 0.7 2.6 2.6 2.6

Nursing and residential care facilities

136.4 139.9 141.4 0.6 1.0 1.1 2.5 3.2 3.7

Public administration

145.0 147.4 147.9 0.3 0.4 0.3 2.9 1.9 2.0

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) The index for this series is not strictly comparable with other series in this table.
(4) Includes mining, construction, and manufacturing.
(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; other services, except public administration; and public administration.

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

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Last Modified Date: July 30, 2021