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Economic Summaries:

Economic Summaries are specialized products that combine data graphically from subjects such as unemployment, inflation, and wages into a single document for selected metropolitan areas. To view a specific area in this region, use the dropdown list below or click here.

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Jul
02

Philadelphia Area Employment – May 2020

Total nonfarm employment for the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 2,569,400 in May 2020, down 416,300, or 13.9 percent, over the year.

Jun
24

Occupational Employment and Wages in Erie – May 2019

Workers in the Erie, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $20.52 in May 2019, 20 percent below the nationwide average of $25.72.

Jun
23

Occupational Employment and Wages in Harrisburg-Carlisle – May 2019

Workers in the Harrisburg-Carlisle Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $23.82 in May 2018, about 5 percent below the nationwide average of $24.98.

Jun
22

Occupational Employment and Wages in Charleston – May 2019

Workers in the Charleston, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $21.96 in May 2019, 15 percent below the nationwide average of $25.72.

Jun
18

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – March 2020

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $31.00 per hour in the South to $40.20 in the West during March 2020.

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