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
Jan.
2018
Nov.
2018
Dec.
2018(p)
Jan.
2019(p)
Jan.
2018
Nov.
2018
Dec.
2018(p)
Jan.
2019(p)

Total private

$26.71 $27.43 $27.53 $27.56 $918.82 $943.59 $949.79 $950.82

Goods-producing

27.90 28.49 28.60 28.47 1,124.37 1,145.30 1,161.16 1,158.73

Mining and logging

32.29 32.84 32.73 32.67 1,459.51 1,507.36 1,515.40 1,506.09

Construction

29.36 30.26 30.39 30.19 1,147.98 1,171.06 1,197.37 1,204.58

Manufacturing

26.84 27.24 27.33 27.21 1,095.07 1,111.39 1,117.80 1,110.17

Durable goods

28.15 28.71 28.81 28.66 1,159.78 1,179.98 1,186.97 1,177.93

Nondurable goods

24.60 24.71 24.78 24.69 986.46 993.34 998.63 990.07

Private service-providing

26.43 27.18 27.27 27.35 877.48 905.09 908.09 910.76

Trade, transportation, and utilities

22.98 23.63 23.80 23.85 792.81 815.24 816.34 815.67

Wholesale trade

30.07 30.82 30.92 30.93 1,172.73 1,201.98 1,205.88 1,206.27

Retail trade

18.42 19.07 19.24 19.32 572.86 589.26 588.74 589.26

Transportation and warehousing

24.17 24.40 24.51 24.54 937.80 954.04 955.89 949.70

Utilities

39.53 41.13 41.50 41.31 1,656.31 1,743.91 1,759.60 1,755.68

Information

39.06 41.02 41.36 41.92 1,398.35 1,480.82 1,497.23 1,504.93

Financial activities

34.23 35.31 35.41 35.51 1,287.05 1,327.66 1,331.42 1,338.73

Professional and business services

32.10 32.93 32.97 33.01 1,152.39 1,188.77 1,190.22 1,194.96

Education and health services

26.69 27.27 27.32 27.43 878.10 897.18 901.56 905.19

Leisure and hospitality

15.74 16.21 16.27 16.30 409.24 419.84 423.02 425.43

Other services

24.25 24.80 24.89 24.97 768.73 791.12 793.99 796.54

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data have been revised to reflect March 2018 benchmark levels and updated seasonal adjustment factors.

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Last Modified Date: February 01, 2019