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Western - Employment Cost Index

 
Employment Cost Index for private industry workers, not seasonally adjusted (December 2005=100)
Area(1)
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Sep
2021
Jun
2022
Sep
2022
Percent change to
Sep 2022 from-
Sep 2021 Jun 2022

Total compensation

United States

146.4 152.4 154.0 5.2 1.0

Northeast

148.4 153.9 155.5 4.8 1.0

New England

152.2 158.6 160.3 5.3 1.1

Middle Atlantic

147.1 152.2 153.8 4.6 1.1

South

144.6 150.5 151.8 5.0 0.9

South Atlantic

146.3 152.2 154.5 5.6 1.5

East South Central

143.5 149.8 151.0 5.2 0.8

West South Central

142.1 147.8 147.6 3.9 -0.1

Midwest

143.5 149.9 151.8 5.8 1.3

East North Central

141.9 148.1 150.1 5.8 1.4

West North Central

147.3 154.5 155.9 5.8 0.9

West

150.1 156.4 157.8 5.1 0.9

Mountain

147.4 154.4 155.4 5.4 0.6

Pacific

151.3 157.4 158.9 5.0 1.0

Wages and salaries only

United States

148.2 154.2 155.9 5.2 1.1

Northeast

149.5 154.7 156.4 4.6 1.1

New England

155.4 161.6 163.6 5.3 1.2

Middle Atlantic

147.4 152.2 153.8 4.3 1.1

South

147.4 153.2 154.7 5.0 1.0

South Atlantic

149.3 155.1 157.6 5.6 1.6

East South Central

144.5 150.8 152.6 5.6 1.2

West South Central

145.4 151.2 150.7 3.6 -0.3

Midwest

144.4 151.0 153.0 6.0 1.3

East North Central

142.7 148.9 151.1 5.9 1.5

West North Central

148.5 156.0 157.7 6.2 1.1

West

152.1 158.6 160.4 5.5 1.1

Mountain

149.4 157.0 158.2 5.9 0.8

Pacific

153.3 159.4 161.5 5.3 1.3

Footnotes
(1) Northeast Region: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

New England Division: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
Middle Atlantic Division: New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.

South Region: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi,
North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

South Atlantic Division: Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia.
East South Central Division: Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee.
West South Central Division: Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas.

Midwest: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

East North Central Division: Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
West North Central Division: Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota.

West: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

Mountain Division: Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.
Pacific Division: Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.

Source: Employment Cost Trends

The Employment Cost Index (ECI) is a quarterly measure of changes in total labor costs and their wage-and-salary and benefits components.