Table 7. COMPENSATION (NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED): Employment Cost Index for total compensation, for State and local government workers, by occupational group and industry

    Table 7.  Employment Cost Index for total compensation(1), for State and local government workers, by
    occupational group and industry

    (Not seasonally adjusted)
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                                               |                       |                                         
                                               |  Indexes (Dec. 2005 = |           Percent changes for–          
                                               |          100)         |                                         
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                                               |                       |                                         
                                               |       |       |       |                    |                    
          Occupational group and industry      |       |       |       |   3-months ended–  |  12-months ended–  
                                                                        _________________________________________
                                               |  Sep. |  June |  Sep. |                    |                    
                                               |  2016 |  2017 |  2017 |      |      |      |      |      |      
                                               |       |       |       | Sep. | June | Sep. | Sep. | June | Sep. 
                                               |       |       |       | 2016 | 2017 | 2017 | 2016 | 2017 | 2017 
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                                               |       |       |       |      |      |      |      |      |      
                                               |       |       |       |      |      |      |      |      |      
        State and local government workers     |       |       |       |      |      |      |      |      |      
                                               |       |       |       |      |      |      |      |      |      
    All workers................................| 130.3 | 132.0 | 133.4 |   1.2|   0.2|   1.1|   2.6|   2.6|   2.4
                                               |       |       |       |      |      |      |      |      |      
                Occupational group             |       |       |       |      |      |      |      |      |      
                                               |       |       |       |      |      |      |      |      |      
      Management, professional, and related....| 129.3 | 130.8 | 132.3 |   1.3|    .2|   1.1|   2.6|   2.5|   2.3
        Professional and related...............| 129.1 | 130.6 | 132.1 |   1.3|    .2|   1.1|   2.6|   2.5|   2.3
                                               |       |       |       |      |      |      |      |      |      
      Sales and office.........................| 132.3 | 133.6 | 134.8 |   1.3|    .3|    .9|   2.8|   2.3|   1.9
        Office and administrative support......| 132.4 | 133.6 | 134.9 |   1.3|    .2|   1.0|   2.8|   2.2|   1.9
                                               |       |       |       |      |      |      |      |      |      
      Service occupations......................| 132.9 | 134.8 | 136.1 |   1.1|    .3|   1.0|   2.5|   2.6|   2.4
                                               |       |       |       |      |      |      |      |      |      
                     Industry                  |       |       |       |      |      |      |      |      |      
                                               |       |       |       |      |      |      |      |      |      
      Education and health services............| 129.3 | 130.6 | 132.2 |   1.5|    .2|   1.2|   2.7|   2.5|   2.2
        Educational services...................| 128.9 | 130.3 | 131.9 |   1.6|    .2|   1.2|   2.7|   2.7|   2.3
          Schools(2)...........................| 128.8 | 130.2 | 131.8 |   1.5|    .2|   1.2|   2.7|   2.6|   2.3
            Elementary and secondary schools...| 128.8 | 130.1 | 131.8 |   1.7|    .2|   1.3|   3.0|   2.7|   2.3
        Health care and social assistance(3)...| 132.2 | 133.5 | 135.0 |    .7|    .2|   1.1|   2.4|   1.7|   2.1
          Hospitals............................| 129.8 | 131.1 | 132.6 |    .6|    .2|   1.1|   2.3|   1.6|   2.2
      Public administration....................| 131.7 | 133.7 | 134.7 |   1.0|    .4|    .7|   2.5|   2.5|   2.3
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      1 Includes wages, salaries, and employer costs for employee benefits.
      2 Includes elementary and secondary schools; junior colleges; colleges, universities, and professional
    schools.
      3 Includes ambulatory health care services and social assistance, not shown separately.

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