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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
Nov.
2021
Sept.
2022
Oct.
2022(p)
Nov.
2022(p)
Nov.
2021
Sept.
2022
Oct.
2022(p)
Nov.
2022(p)

Total private

$31.23 $32.49 $32.64 $32.82 $1,086.80 $1,120.91 $1,126.08 $1,129.01

Goods-producing

31.55 32.71 32.88 32.94 1,262.00 1,305.13 1,315.20 1,307.72

Mining and logging

35.58 36.65 36.56 36.79 1,601.10 1,700.56 1,696.38 1,714.41

Construction

33.44 35.06 35.26 35.37 1,304.16 1,353.32 1,371.61 1,358.21

Manufacturing

30.24 31.14 31.29 31.32 1,218.67 1,254.94 1,264.12 1,259.06

Durable goods

31.79 32.74 32.90 32.90 1,287.50 1,332.52 1,342.32 1,329.16

Nondurable goods

27.66 28.44 28.58 28.67 1,106.40 1,129.07 1,134.63 1,138.20

Private service-providing

31.16 32.43 32.59 32.80 1,050.09 1,086.41 1,088.51 1,095.52

Trade, transportation, and utilities

26.79 27.95 28.18 28.49 924.26 950.30 960.94 971.51

Wholesale trade

34.19 35.30 35.64 35.78 1,340.25 1,373.17 1,386.40 1,395.42

Retail trade

22.33 23.10 23.28 23.48 694.46 695.31 703.06 709.10

Transportation and warehousing

27.13 28.60 28.80 29.52 1,036.37 1,098.24 1,108.80 1,130.62

Utilities

45.33 47.82 48.21 48.01 1,890.26 2,013.22 2,058.57 2,016.42

Information

44.57 47.69 47.70 48.44 1,640.18 1,745.45 1,741.05 1,753.53

Financial activities

40.70 42.06 42.06 42.21 1,522.18 1,573.04 1,573.04 1,570.21

Professional and business services

37.48 39.02 39.25 39.50 1,375.52 1,435.94 1,440.48 1,441.75

Education and health services

30.88 31.98 32.08 32.24 1,031.39 1,068.13 1,068.26 1,073.59

Leisure and hospitality

19.28 20.32 20.41 20.51 505.14 522.22 520.46 523.01

Other services

28.29 28.83 28.99 29.09 913.77 931.21 933.48 930.88

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

Last Modified Date: December 02, 2022