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Table B-3. Average hourly and weekly earnings of all employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-3. Average hourly and weekly earnings of all employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted
Industry Average hourly earnings Average weekly earnings
Apr.
2021
Feb.
2022
Mar.
2022(p)
Apr.
2022(p)
Apr.
2021
Feb.
2022
Mar.
2022(p)
Apr.
2022(p)

Total private

$30.20 $31.60 $31.75 $31.85 $1,053.98 $1,096.52 $1,098.55 $1,102.01

Goods-producing

30.66 31.91 32.04 32.24 1,226.40 1,289.16 1,284.80 1,289.60

Mining and logging

34.72 35.77 35.78 36.18 1,569.34 1,616.80 1,635.15 1,617.25

Construction

32.56 33.97 34.15 34.34 1,269.84 1,341.82 1,321.61 1,332.39

Manufacturing

29.35 30.50 30.64 30.82 1,185.74 1,241.35 1,247.05 1,248.21

Durable goods

30.88 31.99 32.21 32.39 1,250.64 1,311.59 1,320.61 1,324.75

Nondurable goods

26.83 28.01 28.00 28.19 1,081.25 1,126.00 1,122.80 1,124.78

Private service-providing

30.09 31.52 31.69 31.76 1,020.05 1,059.07 1,064.78 1,067.14

Trade, transportation, and utilities

25.98 27.23 27.42 27.41 901.51 928.54 929.54 931.94

Wholesale trade

33.32 34.60 34.69 34.80 1,306.14 1,356.32 1,366.79 1,367.64

Retail trade

21.64 22.66 22.81 22.71 670.84 688.86 684.30 683.57

Transportation and warehousing

26.03 27.63 27.75 27.88 1,025.58 1,049.94 1,051.73 1,065.02

Utilities

44.45 46.09 46.83 46.53 1,880.24 1,945.00 1,980.91 1,972.87

Information

44.25 45.17 45.24 45.41 1,646.10 1,666.77 1,669.36 1,666.55

Financial activities

39.84 40.73 41.07 41.23 1,497.98 1,531.45 1,548.34 1,550.25

Professional and business services

36.08 38.01 38.30 38.51 1,324.14 1,398.77 1,405.61 1,413.32

Education and health services

29.65 31.27 31.25 31.31 987.35 1,047.55 1,046.88 1,045.75

Leisure and hospitality

17.80 19.43 19.64 19.75 473.48 503.24 508.68 513.50

Other services

26.99 28.28 28.12 28.03 874.48 916.27 908.28 905.37

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2021 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

Last Modified Date: May 06, 2022