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Median weekly earnings for second quarter 2019 increased by 3.7 percent over the year 


July 19, 2019
Median weekly earnings of the nation’s 117.6 million full-time wage and salary workers were $908 in the second quarter of 2019. This was 3.7 percent higher than a year earlier, compared with a gain of 1.8 percent in the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) over the same period. Full Text »
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Productivity trends in the wired and wireless telecommunications industries

This Beyond the Numbers article will examine the history and sources of labor productivity growth in the telecommunications industries. The article will compare growth rates in other industries, labor productivity trends of wired telecommunications to wireless, and determine the most important services provided by each industry.
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