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Schedule of Releases for the Employer Costs for Employee Compensation

Reference Month Release Date Release Time
September 2019 Dec. 18, 2019 10:00 AM
December 2019 Mar. 19, 2020 10:00 AM
March 2020 Jun. 18, 2020 10:00 AM
June 2020 Sep. 17, 2020 10:00 AM
September 2020 Dec. 17, 2020 10:00 AM


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