Table B-8. Average hourly and weekly earnings of production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted(1)

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
Table B-8. Average hourly and weekly earnings of production and nonsupervisory employees on private nonfarm payrolls by industry sector, seasonally adjusted(1)
Industry Average hourly earnings Average weekly earnings
July
2013
May
2014
June
2014(p)
July
2014(p)
July
2013
May
2014
June
2014(p)
July
2014(p)

Total private

$20.15 $20.54 $20.57 $20.61 $675.03 $692.20 $693.21 $694.56

Goods-producing

21.22 21.55 21.57 21.63 874.26 894.33 897.31 899.81

Mining and logging

26.69 26.84 26.91 27.06 1,225.07 1,261.48 1,275.53 1,277.23

Construction

24.24 24.65 24.66 24.65 957.48 973.68 976.54 983.54

Manufacturing

19.27 19.55 19.57 19.64 803.56 825.01 825.85 824.88

Durable goods

20.34 20.67 20.66 20.74 856.31 882.61 880.12 881.45

Nondurable goods

17.51 17.68 17.74 17.77 719.66 730.18 734.44 732.12

Private service-providing

19.92 20.33 20.36 20.39 641.42 658.69 659.66 660.64

Trade, transportation, and utilities

17.76 18.25 18.27 18.29 594.96 613.20 612.05 612.72

Wholesale trade

22.64 23.18 23.23 23.37 873.90 897.07 896.68 899.75

Retail trade

14.02 14.36 14.39 14.41 420.60 429.36 430.26 430.86

Transportation and warehousing

19.83 20.51 20.49 20.40 759.49 789.64 784.77 783.36

Utilities

32.24 32.82 32.81 32.71 1,344.41 1,385.00 1,384.58 1,383.63

Information

27.84 28.68 28.81 29.11 999.46 1,035.35 1,037.16 1,047.96

Financial activities

23.97 24.61 24.67 24.69 874.91 903.19 905.39 906.12

Professional and business services

23.72 24.18 24.23 24.23 834.94 858.39 857.74 860.17

Education and health services

21.30 21.55 21.56 21.57 679.47 689.60 689.92 688.08

Leisure and hospitality

11.78 12.01 12.02 12.06 292.14 301.45 301.70 302.71

Other services

17.98 18.33 18.41 18.47 550.19 562.73 563.35 565.18

Footnotes
(1) Data relate to production employees in mining and logging and manufacturing, construction employees in construction, and nonsupervisory employees in the service-providing industries. These groups account for approximately four-fifths of the total employment on private nonfarm payrolls.
(p) Preliminary

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