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Basic Info

Average Hourly Earnings is the average dollars that a private employee makes per hour in the US. This metric is a part of one of the most important releases every month which includes unemployment numbers as well. This is normally released on the first Friday of every month. This metric is released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

US Average Hourly Earnings is at a current level of 30.33, up from 30.18 last month and up from 29.74 one year ago. This is a change of 0.50% from last month and 1.98% from one year ago.

Stats

Last Value 30.33
Latest Period May 2021
Last Updated Jun 4 2021, 08:31 EDT
Next Release Jul 2 2021, 08:30 EDT
Average Growth Rate 2.74%
Value from 1 Year Ago 29.74
Change from 1 Year Ago 1.98%
Frequency Monthly
Unit USD
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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Notes All private employees.

Historical Data

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Date Value
May 31, 2021 30.33
April 30, 2021 30.18
March 31, 2021 29.97
February 28, 2021 30.00
January 31, 2021 29.92
December 31, 2020 29.91
November 30, 2020 29.61
October 31, 2020 29.52
September 30, 2020 29.50
August 31, 2020 29.47
July 31, 2020 29.37
June 30, 2020 29.35
May 31, 2020 29.74
April 30, 2020 30.07
March 31, 2020 28.74
February 29, 2020 28.51
January 31, 2020 28.43
December 31, 2019 28.36
November 30, 2019 28.33
October 31, 2019 28.24
September 30, 2019 28.15
August 31, 2019 28.16
July 31, 2019 28.04
June 30, 2019 27.96
May 31, 2019 27.88
Date Value
April 30, 2019 27.80
March 31, 2019 27.76
February 28, 2019 27.68
January 31, 2019 27.59
December 31, 2018 27.54
November 30, 2018 27.44
October 31, 2018 27.36
September 30, 2018 27.31
August 31, 2018 27.22
July 31, 2018 27.11
June 30, 2018 27.04
May 31, 2018 26.98
April 30, 2018 26.91
March 31, 2018 26.84
February 28, 2018 26.75
January 31, 2018 26.71
December 31, 2017 26.64
November 30, 2017 26.55
October 31, 2017 26.47
September 30, 2017 26.51
August 31, 2017 26.39
July 31, 2017 26.36
June 30, 2017 26.28
May 31, 2017 26.22
April 30, 2017 26.17

Basic Info

Average Hourly Earnings is the average dollars that a private employee makes per hour in the US. This metric is a part of one of the most important releases every month which includes unemployment numbers as well. This is normally released on the first Friday of every month. This metric is released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

US Average Hourly Earnings is at a current level of 30.33, up from 30.18 last month and up from 29.74 one year ago. This is a change of 0.50% from last month and 1.98% from one year ago.

Stats

Last Value 30.33
Latest Period May 2021
Last Updated Jun 4 2021, 08:31 EDT
Next Release Jul 2 2021, 08:30 EDT
Average Growth Rate 2.74%
Value from 1 Year Ago 29.74
Change from 1 Year Ago 1.98%
Frequency Monthly
Unit USD
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
Download Source File Download
Notes All private employees.