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Compensation costs up 0.6% Dec 2015-Mar 2016 and up 1.9% over the year ending March

04/29/2016

Compensation costs increased 0.6 percent for civilian workers, seasonally adjusted, from December 2015 to March 2016. Over the year, compensation rose 1.9 percent, wages and salaries are up 2.0 percent, and benefits rose 1.7 percent.
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Civilian compensation costs average $33.58 per hour worked in December

03/10/2016

Employer costs for civilian workers averaged $23.06 per hour worked for wages and salaries and $10.52 for benefits in December 2015. Private industry supplemental pay benefit costs averaged $1.06 per hour worked.
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