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Fatal work injuries totaled 97 in 2015 for New Jersey, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.
In 2016, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 9.7 percent in New Jersey.
In 2016, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 9.4 percent in New York state.
Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $29.59 per hour in the South to $40.55 in the Northeast during December 2016.
Gasoline prices averaged $2.492 per gallon in the New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island area in February 2017.