February 23, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Real earnings in January 2011

Over-the-month change in real average hourly earnings for all employees, seasonally adjusted, January 2010–January 2011
Month Percent change

Jan 2010

0.1

Feb 2010

0.1

Mar 2010

0.0

Apr 2010

0.2

May 2010

0.4

Jun 2010

0.2

Jul 2010

-0.2

Aug 2010

0.1

Sep 2010

-0.1

Oct 2010

0.1

Nov 2010

-0.2

Dec 2010

(p)-0.3

Jan 2011

(p)-0.1

Footnotes:
(p) December 2010 and January 2011 percentages are preliminary.

These data are featured in the TED article, Real earnings in January 2011.

 

 

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