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Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $30.36 per hour in the South to $40.93 in the Northeast during December 2017.
Employment decreased 1.4 percent in West Virginia’s only large county, Kanawha, from September 2016 to September 2017, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.
Gasoline prices averaged $2.750 per gallon in the New York-Newark-Jersey City area in February 2018.
Gasoline prices averaged $2.636 a gallon in the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria area in February 2018, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.
Prices in the New York-Newark-Jersey City area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.5 percent in February after increasing 0.4 percent in January.