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August 19, 2009 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Change in real average weekly earnings, July 2009

Composition of change in real average weekly earnings of production or nonsupervisory workers on private nonfarm payrolls, July 2009
Component Percent change from preceding month, seasonally adjusted

Average hourly earnings

0.2

Average weekly hours

0.3

Average weekly earnings

0.5

CPI-W (1)

0.0

Real average weekly earnings

0.4

Footnotes:
(1) CPI-W = Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners

These data featured in the TED article, Change in real average weekly earnings, July 2009.

 

 

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