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Table 7. COMPENSATION (NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED): Employment Cost Index for total compensation, for State and local government workers, by occupational group and industry

Table 7. Employment Cost Index for total compensation(1), for state and local government workers, by occupational group and industry [Not seasonally adjusted]
Occupational group and industry Indexes (Dec. 2005=100) Percent changes for
Mar.
2017
Dec.
2017
Mar.
2018
3-months ended- 12-months ended-
Mar.
2017
Dec.
2017
Mar.
2018
Mar.
2017
Dec.
2017
Mar.
2018

All workers

131.7 134.2 134.6 0.6 0.6 0.3 2.6 2.5 2.2

Occupational group

Management, professional, and related

130.6 133.0 133.4 0.6 0.5 0.3 2.6 2.5 2.1

Professional and related

130.4 132.8 133.2 0.5 0.5 0.3 2.6 2.4 2.1

Sales and office

133.2 135.7 136.3 0.6 0.7 0.4 2.3 2.5 2.3

Office and administrative support

133.3 135.7 136.3 0.7 0.6 0.4 2.4 2.5 2.3

Service occupations

134.4 137.0 137.6 0.7 0.7 0.4 2.7 2.6 2.4

Industry

Education and health services

130.4 132.9 133.3 0.5 0.5 0.3 2.6 2.4 2.2

Educational services

130.1 132.5 132.9 0.5 0.5 0.3 2.8 2.4 2.2

Schools

130.0 132.4 132.9 0.5 0.5 0.4 2.7 2.3 2.2

Elementary and secondary schools

129.8 132.5 132.9 0.4 0.5 0.3 2.7 2.5 2.4

Health care and social assistance

133.3 135.8 136.6 0.4 0.6 0.6 1.8 2.3 2.5

Hospitals

130.9 133.4 133.9 0.3 0.6 0.4 2.0 2.2 2.3

Public administration

133.2 135.7 136.2 0.9 0.7 0.4 2.5 2.8 2.3

Footnotes
(1) Includes wages, salaries, and employer costs for employee benefits.

SOURCE: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, National Compensation Survey

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Last Modified Date: June 30, 2021