Wages in the United States increased to 23.83 USD/Hour in November from 23.76 USD/Hour in October of 2019. Wages in the United States averaged 11.35 USD/Hour from 1964 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 23.83 USD/Hour in November of 2019 and a record low of 2.50 USD/Hour in February of 1964.

Wages in the United States is expected to be 24.13 USD/Hour by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Wages in the United States to stand at 24.52 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Average Hourly Wages is projected to trend around 25.85 USD/Hour in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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United States Average Hourly Wages
United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.50 3.60 10.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 266.00 156.00 1118.00 -1959.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 254.00 163.00 1092.00 -1766.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 12.00 -7.00 427.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 54.00 -43.00 655.00 -1715.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 203.00 213.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 1693.00 1642.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
ADP Employment Change 67.00 121.00 360.00 -706.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 158593.00 158510.00 158593.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 5811.00 5855.00 15352.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.20 0.40 0.60 -0.20 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.40 34.40 34.60 33.70 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.20 63.30 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 0.74 0.77 4.40 0.08 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 7.90 8.00 19.50 7.80 percent [+]
Labour Costs 112.93 111.95 112.93 17.00 Index Points [+]
Productivity 107.51 107.59 107.59 25.99 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 7095.00 7413.00 7884.00 2157.00 Thousand [+]
Job Offers 7024.00 7301.00 7626.00 2264.00 Thousand [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 44569.00 50275.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 23.83 23.76 23.83 2.50 USD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 22.41 22.29 22.41 1.27 USD/Hour [+]
Wage Growth 4.89 4.65 13.78 -5.88 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD/Hour [+]
Employment Cost Index 0.70 0.60 2.00 0.20 percent [+]
Population 327.17 325.15 327.17 76.09 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Employment Rate 61.00 61.00 64.70 55.00 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 131562.00 131545.00 131562.00 64640.00 Thousand [+]
Living Wage Family 2380.00 2270.00 2380.00 2160.00 USD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1660.00 1560.00 1660.00 1450.00 USD/Month [+]
Part Time Employment 26992.00 27021.00 28134.00 10086.00 Thousand [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1960.00 1760.00 2340.00 1760.00 USD/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 4520.00 4330.00 4950.00 4330.00 USD/Month [+]


United States Average Hourly Wages

In the United States, wages are benchmarked using average hourly earnings. Data relate to production employees in mining and logging and manufacturing, construction employees in construction, and nonsupervisory employees in the service-providing industries. These groups account for approximately four-fifths of the total employment on private nonfarm payrolls. This page provides - United States Average Hourly Wages - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United States Average Hourly Wages - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
23.83 23.76 23.83 2.50 1964 - 2019 USD/Hour Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Argentina 46405.00 Aug/19 45129
Australia 1237.90 Jun/19 1225
Brazil 2317.00 Oct/19 2299
Canada 25.55 Sep/19 25.53
China 82461.00 Dec/18 74318
Euro Area 1868.00 Jun/19 1859
France 2988.00 Dec/16 2962
Germany 3997.00 Jun/19 3932
India 272.19 Dec/14 256
Italy 2467.00 Dec/18 2436
Japan 307480.00 Oct/19 306430
Mexico 373.22 Oct/19 374
Russia 45541.00 Sep/19 44961
Singapore 5183.00 Sep/19 5225
South Africa 21432.00 Jun/19 20855
South Korea 3585588.00 Jun/19 4021244
Spain 1992.18 Jun/19 1876
Switzerland 6291.00 Dec/18 6260
United Kingdom 542.00 Sep/19 540
United States 23.83 Nov/19 23.76


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