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Table 6. Compensation (not seasonally adjusted): Employment Cost Index for total compensation, for private industry workers, by bargaining status and Census region and division

Table 6. Employment Cost Index for total compensation(1), for private industry workers, by bargaining status and Census region and division [Not seasonally adjusted]
Bargaining status and Census region and division Indexes (Dec. 2005=100) Percent changes for
Jun.
2018
Mar.
2019
Jun.
2019
3-months ended- 12-months ended-
Jun.
2018
Mar.
2019
Jun.
2019
Jun.
2018
Mar.
2019
Jun.
2019

Bargaining status

Union

137.4 140.0 140.8 1.5 0.9 0.6 3.5 3.4 2.5

Goods-producing industries(2)

133.3 134.1 135.4 0.8 0.7 1.0 3.0 1.4 1.6

Manufacturing

128.2 127.7 128.3 0.3 0.6 0.5 3.5 -0.1 0.1

Service-providing industries(3)

140.7 144.1 144.7 1.8 0.9 0.4 3.8 4.3 2.8

Nonunion

132.2 134.9 135.8 0.6 0.9 0.7 2.8 2.7 2.7

Goods-producing industries(2)

130.2 132.6 133.6 0.8 0.9 0.8 2.8 2.6 2.6

Manufacturing

131.5 134.2 135.1 0.6 1.1 0.7 2.7 2.7 2.7

Service-providing industries(3)

132.8 135.5 136.4 0.6 0.8 0.7 2.8 2.7 2.7

Census region and division(4)

Northeast

134.7 138.1 139.0 0.7 1.2 0.7 2.7 3.3 3.2

New England

136.6 141.1 142.0 0.1 0.9 0.6 2.1 3.4 4.0

Middle Atlantic

134.0 137.1 138.0 1.0 1.3 0.7 2.9 3.3 3.0

South

131.4 133.3 134.2 0.8 0.6 0.7 2.7 2.2 2.1

South Atlantic

133.5 135.6 136.5 0.9 0.6 0.7 2.9 2.5 2.2

East South Central

130.2 132.1 132.9 0.2 0.6 0.6 2.5 1.6 2.1

West South Central

128.3 130.0 130.9 0.7 0.6 0.7 2.4 2.0 2.0

Midwest

130.6 133.5 134.1 0.6 0.9 0.4 2.5 2.9 2.7

East North Central

129.0 132.3 132.7 0.5 1.1 0.3 2.4 3.0 2.9

West North Central

134.4 136.6 137.6 0.8 0.6 0.7 2.7 2.5 2.4

West

135.7 138.5 139.5 0.8 0.9 0.7 3.6 2.9 2.8

Mountain

132.5 135.3 136.6 0.6 0.9 1.0 3.0 2.7 3.1

Pacific

137.1 139.9 140.7 0.9 1.0 0.6 3.9 2.9 2.6

Footnotes
(1) Includes wages, salaries, and employer costs for employee benefits.
(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.
(4) The Census divisions are defined as follows: New England: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont; Middle Atlantic: New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania; South Atlantic: Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia; East South Central: Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee; West South Central: Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas; East North Central: Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin; West North Central: Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota; Mountain: Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming; and Pacific: Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.

NOTE: The indexes for these series are not strictly comparable to those for the aggregate, occupation, and industry series.
SOURCE: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, National Compensation Survey

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Last Modified Date: July 31, 2019