Table A-1. Current and real (constant 1982-1984 dollars) earnings for all employees on private nonfarm payrolls, seasonally adjusted

Table A-1. Current and real (constant 1982-1984 dollars) earnings for all employees on private nonfarm payrolls, seasonally adjusted
Jan.
2017
Nov.
2017
Dec.
2017(p)
Jan.
2018(p)

Real average hourly earnings(1)

$10.65 $10.73 $10.75 $10.73

Real average weekly earnings(1)

$366.38 $370.08 $370.87 $367.98

Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers

244.028 247.411 247.910 249.245

Average hourly earnings

$25.99 $26.54 $26.65 $26.74

Average weekly hours

34.4 34.5 34.5 34.3

Average weekly earnings

$894.06 $915.63 $919.43 $917.18

OVER-THE-MONTH PERCENT CHANGE

Real average hourly earnings(1)

-0.4 0.0 0.2 -0.2

Real average weekly earnings(1)

-0.4 0.2 0.2 -0.8

Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers

0.5 0.3 0.2 0.5

Average hourly earnings

0.2 0.3 0.4 0.3

Average weekly hours

0.0 0.3 0.0 -0.6

Average weekly earnings

0.2 0.6 0.4 -0.2

OVER-THE-YEAR PERCENT CHANGE

Real average hourly earnings(1)

-0.1 0.3 0.6 0.8

Real average weekly earnings(1)

-0.7 0.8 0.9 0.4

Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers

2.5 2.2 2.1 2.1

Average hourly earnings

2.4 2.5 2.7 2.9

Average weekly hours

-0.6 0.6 0.3 -0.3

Average weekly earnings

1.8 3.1 3.0 2.6

Footnotes
(1) The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) is used to deflate the earnings series for all employees.
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: February 14, 2018