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Mountain-Plains - Employment Cost Index

 

Employment Cost Index for private industry workers, not seasonally adjusted (December 2005=100)
Area(1)
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data
Sep
2020
Jun
2021
Sep
2021
Percent change to
Sep 2021 from-
Sep 2020 Jun 2021

Total compensation

United States

140.7 144.4 146.4 4.1 1.4

Northeast

143.1 146.4 148.4 3.7 1.4

New England

146.5 150.4 152.2 3.9 1.2

Middle Atlantic

141.9 145.1 147.1 3.7 1.4

South

138.4 142.3 144.6 4.5 1.6

South Atlantic

140.7 144.6 146.3 4.0 1.2

East South Central

137.1 140.8 143.5 4.7 1.9

West South Central

135.1 138.9 142.1 5.2 2.3

Midwest

138.2 141.8 143.5 3.8 1.2

East North Central

136.7 140.1 141.9 3.8 1.3

West North Central

142.0 145.8 147.3 3.7 1.0

West

144.4 148.3 150.1 3.9 1.2

Mountain

141.4 145.9 147.4 4.2 1.0

Pacific

145.7 149.5 151.3 3.8 1.2

Wages and salaries only

United States

141.7 145.9 148.2 4.6 1.6

Northeast

143.1 147.2 149.5 4.5 1.6

New England

148.7 153.3 155.4 4.5 1.4

Middle Atlantic

141.1 145.0 147.4 4.5 1.7

South

140.1 144.7 147.4 5.2 1.9

South Atlantic

142.7 147.4 149.3 4.6 1.3

East South Central

138.0 142.1 144.5 4.7 1.7

West South Central

136.5 141.2 145.4 6.5 3.0

Midwest

138.7 142.5 144.4 4.1 1.3

East North Central

137.0 140.7 142.7 4.2 1.4

West North Central

142.8 146.9 148.5 4.0 1.1

West

145.8 150.2 152.1 4.3 1.3

Mountain

142.8 147.6 149.4 4.6 1.2

Pacific

147.1 151.5 153.3 4.2 1.2

Footnotes
(1) Northeast Region: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

New England Division: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
Middle Atlantic Division: New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.

South Region: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi,
North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

South Atlantic Division: Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia.
East South Central Division: Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee.
West South Central Division: Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas.

Midwest: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

East North Central Division: Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
West North Central Division: Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota.

West: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

Mountain Division: Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.
Pacific Division: Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.

Source: Employment Cost Trends

The Employment Cost Index (ECI) is a quarterly measure of changes in total labor costs and their wage-and-salary and benefits components.