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Table 8. Wages and salaries (not seasonally adjusted): Employment Cost Index for wages and salaries, for civilian workers, by occupational group and industry

Table 8. Employment Cost Index for wages and salaries, for civilian workers, by occupational group and industry [Not seasonally adjusted]
Occupational group and industry Indexes (Dec. 2005=100) Percent changes for
Jun.
2021
Mar.
2022
Jun.
2022
3-months ended- 12-months ended-
Jun.
2021
Mar.
2022
Jun.
2022
Jun.
2021
Mar.
2022
Jun.
2022

All workers(1)

144.1 149.6 151.7 0.8 1.3 1.4 3.2 4.7 5.3

Excluding incentive paid occupations(2)

143.5 149.1 150.8 0.9 1.4 1.1 3.0 4.9 5.1

Occupational group

Management, professional, and related

140.6 144.9 146.5 0.6 1.0 1.1 2.2 3.7 4.2

Management, business, and financial

143.3 147.6 149.9 1.0 1.0 1.6 2.1 4.0 4.6

Professional and related

139.1 143.5 144.6 0.5 1.1 0.8 2.2 3.7 4.0

Sales and office

147.3 153.2 156.4 0.3 1.5 2.1 4.1 4.4 6.2

Sales and related

146.4 152.4 156.8 -0.4 1.6 2.9 5.2 3.7 7.1

Office and administrative support

147.6 153.4 155.7 1.0 1.5 1.5 3.3 4.9 5.5

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

143.8 148.6 150.4 1.1 1.3 1.2 3.3 4.4 4.6

Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

143.9 148.7 150.2 1.5 1.4 1.0 3.5 4.9 4.4

Installation, maintenance, and repair

143.8 148.7 150.7 0.7 1.2 1.3 3.2 4.1 4.8

Production, transportation, and material moving

149.1 155.8 157.7 1.5 1.4 1.2 4.3 6.1 5.8

Production

146.3 152.1 154.2 1.8 1.3 1.4 4.5 5.8 5.4

Transportation and material moving

152.2 159.9 161.6 1.3 1.5 1.1 4.2 6.4 6.2

Service occupations

150.0 159.2 161.8 1.5 2.0 1.6 4.7 7.7 7.9

Industry

Goods-producing industries(3)

143.9 148.3 150.7 1.4 1.2 1.6 3.1 4.5 4.7

Manufacturing

143.6 148.7 150.7 1.3 1.6 1.3 3.1 4.9 4.9

Service-providing industries(4)

144.1 149.9 151.8 0.7 1.4 1.3 3.2 4.8 5.3

Education and health services

139.0 144.0 145.2 0.6 1.0 0.8 2.5 4.2 4.5

Educational services

135.2 138.5 139.2 0.2 0.5 0.5 1.5 2.7 3.0

Elementary and secondary schools

134.3 137.2 137.5 0.3 0.5 0.2 1.7 2.5 2.4

Junior colleges, colleges, and universities

136.2 140.0 140.8 0.3 0.5 0.6 0.8 3.1 3.4

Health care and social assistance

143.2 149.9 151.6 0.9 1.4 1.1 3.6 5.6 5.9

Hospitals

143.3 149.6 151.3 0.9 1.3 1.1 2.9 5.4 5.6

Nursing and residential care facilities

142.7 150.9 153.2 1.3 1.7 1.5 4.0 7.1 7.4

Public administration

137.5 142.7 143.8 0.2 1.3 0.8 1.5 4.0 4.6

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) The index for this series is not strictly comparable with other series in this table.
(3) Includes mining, construction, and manufacturing.
(4) 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

Last Modified Date: July 29, 2022