November 05, 2009 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)
Small increases in compensation costs in September 2009
|Compensation component||12-month percent change|
|Dec 2008||Mar 2009||Jun 2009||Sep 2009|
Wages and salaries
These data featured in the TED article, Small increases in compensation costs in September 2009.
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