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Jun
16

Minimum Wage Workers in Idaho – 2016

Of the 458,000 workers paid hourly rates in Idaho in 2016, 10,000 earned exactly the prevailing federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour, while 11,000 earned less.

Jun
14

Consumer Price Index, West Region — May 2017

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.2 percent in May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

May
17

Occupational Employment and Wages in Boise City — May 2016

Workers in the Boise City Metropolitan Statistical Area had an average (mean) hourly wage of $20.69 in May 2016, about 13 percent below the nationwide average of $23.86.

Idaho Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)821.4 824.0 825.9 825.3 822.9 (p)820.7

Employment(1)

(2)791.5 794.2 796.3 796.2 795.3 (p)794.0

Unemployment(1)

(2)29.9 29.8 29.6 29.1 27.6 (p)26.6

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)3.6 3.6 3.6 3.5 3.4 (p)3.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

707.9 712.9 711.3 708.7 710 (p)708.8

12-month % change

3.8 4.0 3.3 2.7 2.7 (p)2.4

Mining and Logging(4)

3.8 4.0 4.0 3.8 3.8 (p)3.8

12-month % change

0.0 5.3 2.6 0.0 -5.0 (p)-7.3

Construction(4)

43.1 44.1 44.5 43.6 43.3 (p)42.9

12-month % change

9.4 11.1 10.4 7.1 4.1 (p)3.9

Manufacturing(4)

66.0 65.6 65.2 65.5 66.6 (p)65.4

12-month % change

4.1 2.8 1.6 1.7 3.6 (p)1.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

139.6 141.0 138.8 139.7 139.1 (p)138.7

12-month % change

2.0 3.3 1.1 1.8 1.3 (p)1.2

Information(4)

9.1 9.2 9.2 9.3 9.3 (p)9.2

12-month % change

-3.2 3.4 2.2 3.3 3.3 (p)2.2

Financial Activities(4)

35.1 35.4 35.6 35.1 35.2 (p)34.9

12-month % change

5.1 5.4 6.3 4.2 4.5 (p)3.9

Professional & Business Services(4)

88.6 89.6 89.3 87.4 85.8 (p)86.8

12-month % change

8.0 5.4 5.1 2.1 -0.6 (p)0.8

Education & Health Services(4)

102.3 102.7 103.6 103.7 104.8 (p)105

12-month % change

3.1 3.4 4.0 3.7 5.2 (p)4.8

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

72.5 72.4 73.0 72.5 73.5 (p)73.3

12-month % change

3.0 2.0 2.0 1.3 2.8 (p)2.2

Other Services(4)

24.8 24.8 25.0 24.7 24.7 (p)24.9

12-month % change

3.3 5.1 5.5 3.3 2.9 (p)3.3

Government(4)

123.0 124.1 123.1 123.4 123.9 (p)123.9

12-month % change

2.7 3.3 2.3 2.4 3.0 (p)2.7

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and new seasonal adjustment.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Western Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jun 2017
Western - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jun 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – West Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2017
Western - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Boise City — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Coeur d’Alene — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Idaho Falls — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lewiston — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Pocatello — May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Union Members in Idaho — 2016 Employment News Release Feb 2017
Minimum Wage Workers in Idaho – 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Women’s Earnings in Idaho – 2015 Pay News Release Feb 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Idaho – 2016 Unemployment News Release Mar 2017
Unemployment in the Boise Area by County - December 2015 Unemployment News Release Feb 2016
County Employment and Wages in Idaho – First Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Oct 2016
Consumer Price Index, West Region — May 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Logan, May 2014 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2015
Mountain Division and State Unemployment – 2012 Unemployment News Release May 2013
Boise City Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jun 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in Idaho – 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2017