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.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016(p)
Jan.
2017(p)

Real average hourly earnings(1)

$10.65 $10.70 $10.70 $10.65

Real average weekly earnings(1)

$368.66 $366.93 $367.91 $366.32

Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers

238.106 242.199 242.821 244.158

Average hourly earnings

$25.37 $25.91 $25.97 $26.00

Average weekly hours

34.6 34.3 34.4 34.4

Average weekly earnings

$877.80 $888.71 $893.37 $894.40

OVER-THE-MONTH PERCENT CHANGE

Real average hourly earnings(1)

0.3 -0.2 0.0 -0.5

Real average weekly earnings(1)

0.6 -0.5 0.3 -0.4

Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers

0.1 0.2 0.3 0.6

Average hourly earnings

0.4 0.0 0.2 0.1

Average weekly hours

0.3 -0.3 0.3 0.0

Average weekly earnings

0.7 -0.3 0.5 0.1

OVER-THE-YEAR PERCENT CHANGE

Real average hourly earnings(1)

1.0 0.9 0.8 0.0

Real average weekly earnings(1)

1.4 0.4 0.4 -0.6

Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers

1.4 1.7 2.1 2.5

Average hourly earnings

2.5 2.7 2.8 2.5

Average weekly hours

0.3 -0.6 -0.3 -0.6

Average weekly earnings

2.8 2.1 2.5 1.9

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 15, 2017