Table 9. Wages and salaries (not seasonally adjusted): Employment Cost Index for wages and salaries, for private industry workers, by occupational group and industry

Table 9. Employment Cost Index for wages and salaries, for private industry workers, by occupational group and industry [Not seasonally adjusted]
Occupational group and industry Index value (Dec. 2005=100) Percent changes for
Jun.
2017
Mar.
2018
Jun.
2018
3-months ended- 12-months ended-
Jun.
2017
Mar.
2018
Jun.
2018
Jun.
2017
Mar.
2018
Jun.
2018

All workers

129.1 132.0 132.9 0.6 1.1 0.7 2.4 2.9 2.9

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

129.3 132.1 133.0 0.6 1.1 0.7 2.6 2.8 2.9

Occupational group

Management, professional, and related

130.0 132.3 133.0 0.8 0.9 0.5 2.4 2.6 2.3

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

129.1 131.3 132.0 0.7 0.9 0.5 2.4 2.4 2.2

Management, business, and financial

131.0 133.7 134.2 0.8 1.1 0.4 2.9 2.9 2.4

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

129.8 132.3 132.8 0.7 1.1 0.4 2.7 2.6 2.3

Professional and related

129.3 131.3 132.1 0.9 0.8 0.6 2.1 2.4 2.2

Sales and office

128.2 131.8 132.8 0.4 1.5 0.8 1.6 3.2 3.6

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

130.6 133.9 135.3 0.5 1.3 1.0 2.7 3.1 3.6

Sales and related

124.1 128.2 128.8 0.2 1.8 0.5 0.2 3.6 3.8

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

129.5 132.9 134.3 0.8 1.5 1.1 3.0 3.4 3.7

Office and administrative support

131.4 134.5 135.9 0.5 1.2 1.0 2.7 2.9 3.4

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

128.8 130.9 132.0 1.0 0.4 0.8 2.6 2.7 2.5

Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

128.8 131.1 132.3 0.7 0.5 0.9 2.6 2.5 2.7

Installation, maintenance, and repair

128.8 130.8 131.8 1.3 0.2 0.8 2.6 2.8 2.3

Production, transportation, and material moving

128.8 132.3 133.2 0.6 1.2 0.7 3.1 3.4 3.4

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

129.1 132.5 133.4 0.6 1.3 0.7 3.1 3.3 3.3

Production

127.4 130.4 131.4 0.7 0.9 0.8 2.8 3.1 3.1

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

127.6 130.7 131.7 0.6 0.9 0.8 2.8 3.1 3.2

Transportation and material moving

130.4 134.7 135.3 0.5 1.6 0.4 3.2 3.9 3.8

Service occupations

129.3 133.0 134.0 0.5 1.3 0.8 3.3 3.4 3.6

Industry and occupational group

Goods-producing industries(2)

127.9 130.4 131.4 0.6 0.9 0.8 2.4 2.6 2.7

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

128.4 130.9 131.9 0.6 0.8 0.8 2.5 2.6 2.7

Management, professional, and related

128.3 130.7 131.4 0.5 1.3 0.5 2.1 2.3 2.4

Sales and office

128.2 130.8 132.6 0.7 0.7 1.4 1.3 2.7 3.4

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

128.7 131.0 132.4 0.7 0.5 1.1 2.6 2.5 2.9

Production, transportation, and material moving

126.9 129.8 130.5 0.6 0.8 0.5 2.8 2.9 2.8

Construction

126.8 129.5 130.9 0.6 0.9 1.1 2.3 2.7 3.2

Manufacturing

127.9 130.4 131.3 0.6 0.9 0.7 2.4 2.6 2.7

Management, professional, and related

129.0 130.9 131.9 0.5 1.0 0.8 2.1 2.0 2.2

Sales and office

129.8 132.6 133.8 0.9 0.8 0.9 2.0 3.0 3.1

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

128.8 131.3 132.4 0.6 0.2 0.8 2.1 2.6 2.8

Production, transportation, and material moving

126.6 129.5 130.2 0.6 0.8 0.5 2.8 2.9 2.8

Aircraft manufacturing

138.0 141.1 141.2 0.4 2.0 0.1 2.8 2.7 2.3

Service-providing industries(3)

129.5 132.5 133.3 0.7 1.1 0.6 2.4 3.0 2.9

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

129.6 132.5 133.4 0.6 1.1 0.7 2.6 2.9 2.9

Management, professional, and related

130.3 132.6 133.3 0.9 0.9 0.5 2.5 2.6 2.3

Sales and office

128.2 131.9 132.8 0.4 1.6 0.7 1.6 3.3 3.6

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

128.9 130.9 131.6 1.3 0.3 0.5 2.5 2.9 2.1

Production, transportation, and material moving

130.8 135.0 136.0 0.6 1.6 0.7 3.3 3.8 4.0

Service occupations

129.3 133.0 133.9 0.5 1.4 0.7 3.3 3.4 3.6

Trade, transportation, and utilities

129.6 132.9 133.6 0.5 1.3 0.5 2.6 3.1 3.1

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

130.2 133.0 134.2 0.7 1.2 0.9 3.1 2.9 3.1

Wholesale trade

124.5 127.3 126.7 0.2 1.0 -0.5 1.4 2.4 1.8

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

127.0 129.5 130.7 1.0 1.0 0.9 2.6 2.9 2.9

Retail trade

131.6 134.7 136.4 0.8 1.1 1.3 3.2 3.2 3.6

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

130.1 132.8 134.2 0.6 1.1 1.1 3.3 2.7 3.2

Transportation and warehousing

131.3 135.4 136.3 0.5 1.7 0.7 3.1 3.7 3.8

Utilities

137.6 140.2 141.0 0.7 1.4 0.6 3.1 2.6 2.5

Information

126.6 128.4 130.2 1.3 0.7 1.4 2.4 2.7 2.8

Financial activities

130.1 133.0 134.7 1.5 1.6 1.3 3.0 3.7 3.5

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

130.2 133.0 134.0 0.9 1.6 0.8 2.4 3.0 2.9

Finance and insurance

130.9 133.8 135.9 1.6 1.7 1.6 3.1 3.9 3.8

Credit intermediation and related activities

127.6 129.9 131.4 1.2 1.5 1.2 3.1 3.0 3.0

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

131.4 134.1 135.3 0.8 1.6 0.9 2.8 2.8 3.0

Insurance carriers and related activities

132.4 133.5 135.8 1.7 1.1 1.7 3.6 2.5 2.6

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

129.2 131.3 132.4 0.6 1.2 0.8 2.1 2.3 2.5

Real estate and rental and leasing

126.8 129.8 130.1 1.0 1.2 0.2 2.8 3.3 2.6

Excluding incentive paid occupations(1)

130.1 133.0 133.7 0.9 1.3 0.5 2.3 3.2 2.8

Professional and business services

130.2 133.5 133.9 0.5 1.1 0.3 1.5 3.1 2.8

Professional, scientific, and technical services

132.7 136.1 135.9 0.5 1.4 -0.1 1.5 3.0 2.4

Administrative and support and waste management and remediation services

126.9 130.3 131.5 0.7 0.5 0.9 1.0 3.4 3.6

Education and health services

128.8 131.2 132.0 0.5 0.8 0.6 2.2 2.4 2.5

Educational services

128.0 130.1 130.7 0.2 0.1 0.5 2.0 1.9 2.1

Junior colleges, colleges, universities, and professional schools

128.2 130.9 131.5 0.2 0.2 0.5 2.2 2.3 2.6

Health care and social assistance

129.0 131.5 132.3 0.7 1.0 0.6 2.3 2.7 2.6

Hospitals

129.9 131.8 132.7 0.6 0.5 0.7 2.4 2.1 2.2

Nursing and residential care facilities

125.6 128.5 129.4 0.6 0.9 0.7 3.0 3.0 3.0

Nursing care facilities(1)

125.4 127.9 128.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 2.7 2.7 2.6

Leisure and hospitality

130.7 134.7 135.2 0.5 1.8 0.4 4.1 3.5 3.4

Accommodation and food service

131.6 135.4 136.0 0.5 1.8 0.4 4.3 3.4 3.3

Other services, except public administration

130.2 133.2 134.1 0.5 1.1 0.7 2.5 2.9 3.0

Footnotes
(1) The index for this series is not strictly comparable with other series in this table.
(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.

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

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