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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.
2019
Mar.
2020
Jun.
2020
3-months ended- 12-months ended-
Jun.
2019
Mar.
2020
Jun.
2020
Jun.
2019
Mar.
2020
Jun.
2020

All workers(2)

136.9 140.0 140.6 0.5 0.9 0.4 2.7 2.8 2.7

Excluding incentive paid occupations(3)

137.1 140.0 140.7 0.6 0.9 0.5 2.6 2.7 2.6

Occupational group

Management, professional, and related

136.2 138.8 139.2 0.6 0.7 0.3 2.5 2.5 2.2

Management, business, and financial

137.5 139.8 140.5 0.7 0.7 0.5 2.5 2.4 2.2

Professional and related

135.5 138.3 138.5 0.5 0.8 0.1 2.4 2.6 2.2

Sales and office

137.5 141.1 141.9 0.5 1.3 0.6 2.9 3.1 3.2

Sales and related

132.5 136.9 137.8 0.2 1.7 0.7 3.0 3.6 4.0

Office and administrative support

140.6 143.5 144.3 0.6 0.9 0.6 2.9 2.7 2.6

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

136.6 139.7 140.3 0.6 0.9 0.4 2.2 2.9 2.7

Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

137.0 140.4 140.1 0.9 1.1 -0.2 2.5 3.4 2.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair

136.2 138.9 140.5 0.4 0.7 1.2 1.8 2.4 3.2

Production, transportation, and material moving

137.5 141.0 142.1 0.5 1.0 0.8 2.9 3.1 3.3

Production

134.6 137.5 138.7 0.7 1.0 0.9 2.5 2.8 3.0

Transportation and material moving

141.0 145.1 146.0 0.4 1.1 0.6 3.4 3.3 3.5

Service occupations

139.8 143.5 144.4 0.8 1.1 0.6 3.6 3.5 3.3

Industry

Goods-producing industries(4)

134.1 136.7 137.8 0.8 0.7 0.8 2.4 2.7 2.8

Manufacturing

133.8 136.2 137.2 0.7 0.7 0.7 2.3 2.5 2.5

Service-providing industries(5)

137.5 140.6 141.2 0.6 1.0 0.4 2.8 2.9 2.7

Education and health services

136.5 139.5 139.6 0.5 0.6 0.1 2.7 2.7 2.3

Educational services

136.7 140.1 140.5 0.4 0.5 0.3 2.8 2.9 2.8

Elementary and secondary schools

136.7 140.2 140.6 0.3 0.4 0.3 2.9 2.9 2.9

Junior colleges, colleges, universities, and professional schools

136.9 139.9 140.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 2.7 2.6 2.5

Health care and social assistance

136.2 139.0 138.7 0.5 0.8 -0.2 2.6 2.6 1.8

Hospitals

136.7 139.4 140.3 0.6 0.6 0.6 2.7 2.6 2.6

Nursing and residential care facilities

133.1 135.6 136.4 0.6 0.8 0.6 2.5 2.5 2.5

Public administration

140.9 144.6 145.0 0.4 0.8 0.3 3.1 3.0 2.9

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 31, 2020