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Basic Info

US Average Hourly Earnings MoM is the month over month percent change in average dollars that a private employee makes per hour in the US, where a positive value represents an increase in average hourly earnings from the previous period, and a negative value represents a decrease in average hourly earnings from the previous period. The metric, released alongside unemployment numbers, helps indicate tightness or softness in labor markets.

US Average Hourly Earnings MoM is at 0.62%, compared to 0.36% last month and 0.10% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 0.23%.

Stats

Last Value 0.62%
Latest Period Sep 2021
Last Updated Oct 8 2021, 08:43 EDT
Next Release Nov 5 2021, 08:30 EDT
Long Term Average 0.23%
Average Growth Rate -9.39%
Value from 1 Year Ago 0.10%
Change from 1 Year Ago 508.7%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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Notes All private employees.

Historical Data

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Date Value
September 30, 2021 0.62%
August 31, 2021 0.36%
July 31, 2021 0.36%
June 30, 2021 0.43%
May 31, 2021 0.46%
April 30, 2021 0.67%
March 31, 2021 -0.10%
February 28, 2021 0.27%
January 31, 2021 0.03%
December 31, 2020 1.01%
November 30, 2020 0.30%
October 31, 2020 0.07%
September 30, 2020 0.10%
August 31, 2020 0.34%
July 31, 2020 0.07%
June 30, 2020 -1.31%
May 31, 2020 -1.10%
April 30, 2020 4.63%
March 31, 2020 0.81%
February 29, 2020 0.28%
January 31, 2020 0.25%
December 31, 2019 0.11%
November 30, 2019 0.32%
October 31, 2019 0.32%
September 30, 2019 -0.04%
Date Value
August 31, 2019 0.43%
July 31, 2019 0.29%
June 30, 2019 0.29%
May 31, 2019 0.29%
April 30, 2019 0.14%
March 31, 2019 0.29%
February 28, 2019 0.33%
January 31, 2019 0.18%
December 31, 2018 0.36%
November 30, 2018 0.29%
October 31, 2018 0.18%
September 30, 2018 0.33%
August 31, 2018 0.41%
July 31, 2018 0.26%
June 30, 2018 0.22%
May 31, 2018 0.26%
April 30, 2018 0.26%
March 31, 2018 0.34%
February 28, 2018 0.15%
January 31, 2018 0.26%
December 31, 2017 0.34%
November 30, 2017 0.30%
October 31, 2017 -0.15%
September 30, 2017 0.45%
August 31, 2017 0.11%

Basic Info

US Average Hourly Earnings MoM is the month over month percent change in average dollars that a private employee makes per hour in the US, where a positive value represents an increase in average hourly earnings from the previous period, and a negative value represents a decrease in average hourly earnings from the previous period. The metric, released alongside unemployment numbers, helps indicate tightness or softness in labor markets.

US Average Hourly Earnings MoM is at 0.62%, compared to 0.36% last month and 0.10% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 0.23%.

Stats

Last Value 0.62%
Latest Period Sep 2021
Last Updated Oct 8 2021, 08:43 EDT
Next Release Nov 5 2021, 08:30 EDT
Long Term Average 0.23%
Average Growth Rate -9.39%
Value from 1 Year Ago 0.10%
Change from 1 Year Ago 508.7%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
Download Source File Download
Notes All private employees.