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Consumer Expenditures in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area — 2020-21

Households in the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, metropolitan area spent an average of $81,188 per year in 2020–21, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – June 2022

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $35.06 per hour in the South to $43.18 in the Northeast in June 2022.

Philadelphia Area Employment — August 2022

Total nonfarm employment for the Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD, metropolitan area increased by 122,800 over the year in August.

Average Energy Prices, New York-Newark-Jersey City — August 2022

Gasoline prices averaged $4.323 per gallon in the New York-Newark-Jersey City area in August 2022.

Consumer Price Index, New York-Newark-Jersey City — August 2022

Prices in the New York-Newark-Jersey City area, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), edged up 0.2 percent in August.

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