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Occupational Employment and Wages in the U.S. Virgin Islands – May 2014

Workers in the U.S. Virgin Islands had an average hourly wage of $16.81 in May 2014, about 26 percent below the United States average.

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Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(1)

37.7 37.8 37.8 37.8 38.0 (p)37.8

12-month % change

-0.5 -0.3 -0.3 0.5 1.9 (p)0.8

Mining, Logging, and Construction(2)

1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 (p)1.5

12-month % change

0.0 -6.3 0.0 7.1 7.1 (p)0.0

Manufacturing(2)

0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 (p)0.6

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(1)

8.1 8.1 8.2 8.1 8.2 (p)8.2

12-month % change

0.0 -1.2 0.0 0.0 2.5 (p)1.2

Information(2)

0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 (p)0.6

12-month % change

-14.3 -14.3 -14.3 -14.3 -14.3 (p)0.0

Financial Activities(2)

2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 (p)2.2

12-month % change

-8.7 -4.5 -4.5 0.0 0.0 (p)4.8

Professional & Business Services(2)

3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3 (p)3.3

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Education & Health Services(2)

2.4 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.4 (p)2.4

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Leisure & Hospitality(1)

7.3 7.3 7.2 7.6 7.5 (p)7.5

12-month % change

0.0 -1.4 -2.7 5.6 5.6 (p)2.7

Other Services(2)

1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 (p)1.0

12-month % change

11.1 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.1 (p)11.1

Government(1)

10.9 10.9 10.8 10.7 10.7 (p)10.6

12-month % change

0.9 0.9 1.9 -0.9 -0.9 (p)-1.9

Footnotes
(1) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Occupational Employment and Wages in the U.S. Virgin Islands – May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2015