Current Employment Statistics (CES)
Located on the Current Employment Statistics (CES) website are monthly statistics on employment, hours, and earnings of workers on non-farm payrolls. To get updated earnings information, search the “Employment, Hours, and Earnings— National” database. Select the data search option, which is in the CES Databases section.
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation
Here you can find employer costs per hour worked for employee compensation and costs as a percent of total compensation. For instance, salary and wages are separated from benefits, retirement, and savings. Information about private (non-farm) and public sector employees are tracked separately. The information is updated quarterly, with the information being published three months after the quarter’s close.
Bureau of Labor Statistics—Wage Data by Area and Occupation
At the Bureau of Labor Statistics website, you can get national hourly and annual wage data for more than 800 occupations and 400 industries, in addition to regional, state, and metropolitan area data.