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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
29

Detroit Area Employment — June 2021

Total nonfarm employment for the Detroit-Warren-Dearborn Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 1,931,100 in June 2021, up 152,400, or 8.6 percent, over the year.

Jul
23

Average Energy Prices, Chicago-Naperville-Elgin — June 2021

Gasoline prices averaged 3.488 per gallon in the Chicago-Naperville-Elgin area in June 2021, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jul
19

Occupational Employment and Wages in Cape Girardeau — May 2020

Workers in the Cape Girardeau, MO-IL Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $20.67 in May 2020, about 24 percent below the nationwide average of $27.07.

Jul
14

Occupational Employment and Wages in Bloomington — May 2020

Workers in the Bloomington, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $27.53 in May 2020, compared to the nationwide average of $27.07.

Jul
14

Occupational Employment and Wages in Carbondale-Marion — May 2020

Workers in the Carbondale-Marion, IL Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $22.80 in May 2020, about 16 percent below the nationwide average of $27.07.

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