Average Hourly Earnings Increase 0.1% in December
January 13, 2022
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has reported that average hourly earnings for all employees increased 0.1 percent from November 2021 to December 2021. This result stems from an increase of 0.6 percent in average hourly earnings combined with an increase of 0.5 percent in the Consumer Price Index (CPI). Average hourly earnings decreased 2.4 percent from December 2020 to December 2021.