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.read full article »
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June 24, 2019
Larger shares of workers in 2018 had access to healthcare benefits for unmarried same-sex partners than in 2011.
June 21, 2019
While the U.S. Women’s National Team takes care of business at the World Cup in France, we take a look at employment and unemployment in the metro areas where these reigning 2015 World Cup champs play professional soccer when they are not competing for the international championship every 4 years.
June 20, 2019
From May 2018 to May 2019, U.S. import prices decreased 1.5 percent and export prices decreased 0.7 percent. The drop in import prices matched the 12-month decline in January 2019, and the decline in export prices was the largest since October 2016, when they fell 1.1 percent.
June 19, 2019
Real average hourly earnings for all employees on private nonfarm payrolls increased 1.3 percent from May 2018 to May 2019.
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Recent editions of Spotlight on Statistics
- 25 years of Worker Injury, Illness, and Fatality Case Data
Examines detailed historical data on work-related injuries, illnesses, and fatal injuries.
- Occupational employment projections through the perspective of education and training
Examines employment, projected employment growth, and wages for occupations with different education and training requirements.
- Workers in Alternative Employment Arrangements
A look at independent contractors, on-call workers, temporary help agency workers, and workers provided by contract firms.
- Labor force characteristics of people with a disability
Examines the labor force characteristics of people with a disability and compares them with the characteristics of people with no disability.