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
Oct.
2016
Aug.
2017
Sept.
2017(p)
Oct.
2017(p)

Real average hourly earnings(1)

$10.72 $10.78 $10.77 $10.76

Real average weekly earnings(1)

$368.63 $370.91 $370.57 $370.03

Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers

241.694 245.030 246.373 246.639

Average hourly earnings

$25.90 $26.42 $26.54 $26.53

Average weekly hours

34.4 34.4 34.4 34.4

Average weekly earnings

$890.96 $908.85 $912.98 $912.63

OVER-THE-MONTH PERCENT CHANGE

Real average hourly earnings(1)

0.1 -0.3 -0.1 -0.1

Real average weekly earnings(1)

0.1 -0.3 -0.1 -0.1

Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers

0.3 0.4 0.5 0.1

Average hourly earnings

0.3 0.1 0.5 0.0

Average weekly hours

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Average weekly earnings

0.3 0.1 0.5 0.0

OVER-THE-YEAR PERCENT CHANGE

Real average hourly earnings(1)

1.1 0.7 0.6 0.4

Real average weekly earnings(1)

0.8 1.0 0.6 0.4

Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers

1.6 1.9 2.2 2.0

Average hourly earnings

2.7 2.6 2.8 2.4

Average weekly hours

-0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0

Average weekly earnings

2.4 2.9 2.8 2.4

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: November 15, 2017