Average Hourly Earnings YoY in the United States decreased to 4.70 percent in December from 5.10 percent in November of 2021. source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Hourly Earnings YoY in the United States averaged 2.77 percent from 2007 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 8.20 percent in April of 2020 and a record low of 0.30 percent in April of 2021. This page includes a chart with historical data for the United States Average Hourly Earnings YoY. United States Average Hourly Earnings YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2022.

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United States Average Hourly Earnings YoY

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2021-12-03 01:30 PM Nov 4.8% 4.8% 5% 5%
2022-01-07 01:30 PM Dec 4.7% 5.1% 4.2% 4.1%
2022-02-04 01:30 PM Jan 4.7%

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Unemployment Rate 3.90 4.20 percent Dec/21
Non Farm Payrolls 199.00 249.00 Thousand Dec/21
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 211.00 270.00 Thousand Dec/21
Government Payrolls -12.00 -21.00 Thousand Dec/21
Manufacturing Payrolls 26.00 35.00 Thousand Dec/21
Average Hourly Earnings 0.60 0.40 percent Dec/21
Average Weekly Hours 34.70 34.70 Hours Dec/21
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.90 61.90 percent Dec/21
Average Hourly Earnings YoY 4.70 5.10 percent Dec/21
United States Average Hourly Earnings YoY
In the United States, Average Hourly Earnings is the average amount employees make per hour in a given month. The Federal Reserve uses average hourly earnings in deciding whether to raise or lower interest rates.