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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.

Jun
10

Consumer Price Index, South Region – May 2020

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South declined 0.2 percent in May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Jun
01

Occupational Employment and Wages in Fort Smith — May 2019

Workers in the Fort Smith, AR-OK Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $19.09 in May 2019, about 26 percent below the nationwide average of $25.72.

Oklahoma Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)1,845.5 1,845.4 1,844.3 1,829.8 1,776.3 (p)1,821.0

Employment(1)

(r)1,783.5 1,784.8 1,785.8 1,776.1 1,515.0 (p)1,591.9

Unemployment(1)

(r)62.0 60.6 58.4 53.7 261.3 (p)229.0

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)3.4 3.3 3.2 2.9 14.7 (p)12.6

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

1,705.8 1,701.8 1,700.7 1,686.9 1,556.5 (p)1,579.0

12-month % change

0.3 0.0 -0.2 -1.0 -8.7 (p)-7.3

Mining and Logging(3)

43.1 42.1 42.4 42.3 39.1 (p)36.5

12-month % change

-19.6 -20.6 -18.8 -18.7 -24.4 (p)-28.1

Construction(3)

81.8 81.5 81.2 80.8 75.0 (p)76.1

12-month % change

0.1 -0.9 -2.4 -2.7 -9.6 (p)-7.8

Manufacturing(3)

138.9 137.7 138.1 135.6 131.5 (p)129.8

12-month % change

-1.4 -2.6 -2.6 -4.4 -7.2 (p)-8.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

305.0 303.9 303.1 302.9 287.1 (p)290.1

12-month % change

1.6 1.2 1.0 0.8 -4.4 (p)-3.5

Information(3)

19.7 19.4 19.4 19.2 19.2 (p)19.1

12-month % change

0.0 -1.0 -1.5 -2.0 -2.0 (p)-2.1

Financial Activities(3)

79.9 79.1 79.5 79.2 78.4 (p)78.6

12-month % change

1.0 -0.4 0.0 -0.3 -1.5 (p)-1.3

Professional & Business Services(3)

191.8 192.9 192.5 190.4 169.7 (p)175.3

12-month % change

-0.9 -0.2 -0.5 -1.8 -12.8 (p)-9.8

Education & Health Services(3)

240.3 240.4 240.9 240.2 226.2 (p)226.2

12-month % change

1.4 1.0 1.3 1.0 -5.0 (p)-5.0

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

178.4 177.8 176.3 167.9 118.5 (p)141.7

12-month % change

3.1 2.5 1.7 -3.2 -31.6 (p)-17.9

Other Services(3)

70.8 70.8 70.4 71.5 66.0 (p)65.4

12-month % change

0.4 0.4 -0.3 1.4 -6.4 (p)-7.2

Government(3)

356.1 356.2 356.9 356.9 345.8 (p)340.2

12-month % change

1.6 1.7 1.5 1.5 -1.7 (p)-3.5

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Oklahoma City Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2020
Tulsa Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2020
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jul 2020
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2020
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southwest Consumer price indexes Table Jul 2020
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jul 2020
Business Employment Dynamics in Oklahoma – Fourth Quarter 2018 Employment News Release Aug 2019
Union Members in Oklahoma – 2019 Employment News Release Jan 2020
County Employment and Wages in Oklahoma – Second Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2019
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Oklahoma – 2019 Unemployment News Release Feb 2020
Minimum Wage Workers in Oklahoma – 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Fort Smith — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Oklahoma City — May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Oklahoma Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2019
Consumer Price Index, South Region – May 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Jun 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Tulsa – May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Southwest Fatal Occupational Injuries by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2019
Women’s Earnings in Oklahoma – 2018 Pay News Release Dec 2019
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2020
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2020
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2020
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – March 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release Jun 2020
Fort Smith Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jul 2020