A data chart image of Total compensation costs $53.65 per hour worked in San Jose-San Francisco-Oakland in March 2019

Total compensation costs $53.65 per hour worked in San Jose-San Francisco-Oakland in March 2019

June 25, 2019

In March 2019, among 15 metropolitan areas for which data are available, total compensation costs per hour worked for private industry workers ranged from $28.48 in Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Port St. Lucie, Florida to $53.65 per hour worked in San Jose-San Francisco-Oakland, California.

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