April 17, 2020
Real average weekly earnings for all private nonfarm employees increased 0.7 percent from March 2019 to March 2020. This change resulted from a 1.6 percent increase in real average hourly earnings, combined with a 0.9 percent decrease in the average workweek. Full Text »
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