Table 1. Seasonally adjusted: Employment Cost Index for total compensation, by ownership, occupational group, and industry

Table 1. Employment Cost Index for total compensation(1), by occupational group and industry [Seasonally adjusted]
Occupational group and industry Indexes (Dec.2005=100) Percent changes for 3-months ended-
Mar.
2019
Jun.
2019
Jun.
2017
Sep.
2017
Dec.
2017
Mar.
2018
Jun.
2018
Sep.
2018
Dec.
2018
Mar.
2019
Jun.
2019

Civilian workers

All workers(2)

136.2 137.0 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.6

Industry

Goods-producing industries(3)

133.1 134.0 0.5 0.9 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.3 0.6 0.8 0.7

Manufacturing

132.9 133.7 0.6 1.0 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.2 0.6 0.9 0.6

Service-providing industries(4)

136.9 137.6 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.5

Education and health services

136.0 136.8 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.6

Educational services

136.6 137.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7

Elementary and secondary schools

136.7 137.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.7

Junior colleges, colleges, universities, and professional schools

136.4 137.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.7

Health care and social assistance(5)

135.4 136.2 0.5 0.3 0.6 0.8 0.5 0.8 0.7 0.5 0.6

Hospitals

135.9 136.7 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.9 0.7 0.6

Nursing and residential care facilities

132.3 133.2 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.7

Public administration

140.5 141.4 0.6 0.4 0.8 0.3 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.6

Private industry workers

All workers

135.5 136.2 0.6 0.8 0.5 0.9 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.5

Occupational group

Management, professional, and related

134.7 135.5 0.8 0.5 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6

Management, business, and financial

136.1 137.2 0.9 0.6 0.4 1.0 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.8

Professional and related

133.6 134.2 0.7 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.4

Sales and office

136.3 136.9 0.5 0.9 0.5 1.1 0.8 1.0 0.9 0.6 0.4

Sales and related

132.0 132.3 0.3 1.1 0.5 1.3 0.6 1.2 1.0 0.5 0.2

Office and administrative support

139.3 140.2 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.8 1.1 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.6

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

135.5 136.0 0.7 0.8 0.6 0.5 1.0 0.4 0.7 0.7 0.4

Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

135.6 136.5 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.4 0.6 0.8 0.7

Installation, maintenance, and repair

135.3 135.4 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.4 1.3 0.5 0.7 0.4 0.1

Production, transportation, and material moving

136.3 137.2 0.6 1.1 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.7 1.0 0.7

Production

133.5 134.4 0.6 1.1 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.3 0.6 0.9 0.7

Transportation and material moving

139.8 140.7 0.7 1.0 0.8 1.0 0.7 0.8 0.7 1.2 0.6

Service occupations

136.9 138.5 0.7 0.6 0.8 1.0 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.8 1.2

Industry

Goods-producing industries(3)

133.1 134.0 0.6 0.9 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.9 0.7

Construction

133.5 134.6 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.9 0.8 0.5 0.6 0.8 0.8

Manufacturing

132.9 133.7 0.6 1.0 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.2 0.6 0.9 0.6

Aircraft manufacturing

121.2 121.7 0.7 8.5 0.4 1.5 0.3 -6.7 0.3 0.6 0.4

Service-providing industries(5)

136.2 137.0 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.6

Trade, transportation, and utilities

138.3 139.0 0.4 0.8 0.8 1.0 0.6 1.1 0.7 0.8 0.5

Wholesale trade

134.2 133.8 0.3 0.8 0.4 1.0 -0.1 1.8 0.7 0.8 -0.3

Retail trade

138.7 139.9 0.4 0.9 0.8 1.0 1.0 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.9

Transportation and warehousing

141.2 142.1 0.8 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.7 1.2 0.6 1.0 0.6

Utilities

148.3 149.3 0.6 0.7 0.7 1.0 0.5 0.6 0.6 1.8 0.7

Information

135.9 134.5 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.6 2.9 0.8 0.4 0.8 -1.0

Financial activities

135.9 136.2 0.8 0.6 0.3 1.5 0.8 0.4 0.7 0.9 0.2

Finance and insurance

136.2 136.5 0.8 0.5 0.5 1.5 0.8 0.4 0.6 0.9 0.2

Credit intermediation and related activities

134.3 134.8 0.6 0.5 -0.1 1.2 0.7 0.4 0.6 1.0 0.4

Insurance carriers and related activities

138.0 138.2 0.8 0.3 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.3 0.4 1.2 0.1

Real estate and rental and leasing

134.4 134.8 0.9 0.8 0.1 1.2 0.3 0.6 0.8 1.0 0.3

Professional and business services

136.0 137.2 0.8 1.0 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.9 0.6 0.3 0.9

Professional, scientific, and technical services

138.1 139.4 0.9 1.0 0.4 0.7 0.1 1.2 0.5 0.1 0.9

Administrative and support and waste management and remediation services

133.1 134.2 0.6 1.3 0.6 0.5 0.9 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.8

Education and health services

134.7 135.5 0.5 0.3 0.6 0.8 0.5 0.8 0.7 0.4 0.6

Educational services

134.8 135.5 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.5 0.4 0.5

Junior colleges, colleges, universities, and professional schools

137.0 137.7 0.4 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.5

Health care and social assistance

134.7 135.5 0.5 0.2 0.6 0.8 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.4 0.6

Hospitals

135.4 136.3 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.7

Nursing and residential care facilities

130.6 131.3 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.5

Leisure and hospitality

136.6 137.7 0.7 0.6 0.7 1.1 0.5 1.1 1.3 0.4 0.8

Accommodations and food services

137.6 139.1 0.8 0.5 0.7 1.2 0.6 0.9 1.2 0.7 1.1

Other services, except public administration

136.6 137.9 0.5 0.8 0.5 1.1 0.6 0.0 1.2 1.0 1.0

State and local government workers

All workers

138.8 139.8 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.4 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7

Industry

Education and health services

137.4 138.4 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7

Educational services

137.0 138.0 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7

Schools

136.9 137.9 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7

Elementary and secondary schools

137.2 138.1 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.7

Health care and social assistance

140.5 141.4 0.4 1.0 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.9 0.6

Hospitals

137.9 138.5 0.4 0.9 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.7 1.2 0.4

Public administration

140.5 141.4 0.6 0.4 0.8 0.3 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.6

Footnotes
(1) Includes wages, salaries, and employer costs for employee benefits.
(2) Includes workers in the private nonfarm economy except those in private households, and workers in the public sector, except the federal government.
(3) Includes mining, construction, and manufacturing.
(4) Includes the following industries: wholesale trade; retail trade; transportation and warehousing; utilities; information; finance and insurance; real estate and rental and leasing; professional and technical services; management of companies and enterprises; administrative and waste services; educational services; health care and social assistance; arts, entertainment and recreation; accommodation and food services; other services, except public administration; and public administration.
(5) Includes the following industries: wholesale trade; retail trade; transportation and warehousing; utilities; information; finance and insurance; real estate and rental and leasing; professional and technical services; management of companies and enterprises; administrative and waste services; educational services; health care and social assistance; arts, entertainment and recreation; accommodation and food services; and other services, except public administration.

SOURCE: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, National Compensation Survey

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