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Economic Summaries:

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Sep
19

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – June 2018

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $30.88 per hour in the Midwest to $41.55 in the Northeast during June 2018.

Sep
14

Women’s Earnings in Louisiana – 2017

In 2017, Louisiana women who were full-time wage and salary workers had median usual weekly earnings of $686 or 77.4 percent of the $886 median usual weekly earnings of their male counterparts.

Sep
14

Women’s Earnings in Oklahoma – 2017

In 2017, Oklahoma women who were full-time wage and salary workers had median usual weekly earnings of $685 or 79.7 percent of the $859 median usual weekly earnings of their male counterparts.

Sep
14

Parish Employment and Wages in Louisiana – First Quarter 2018

Employment rose in 4 of the 7 largest parishes in Louisiana from March 2017 to March 2018, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Sep
13

Consumer Price Index, Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land – August 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Houston area declined 0.5 percent in July and August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

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