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Employer Cost for Employee Compensation

Metadata Updated: May 16, 2022

The Employer Costs for Employee Compensation (ECEC) is a measure of the cost of labor. The compensation series includes wages and salaries plus employer costs for individual employee benefits. Employee benefit costs are calculated as cents-per-hour-worked for individual benefits ranging from employer payments for Social Security to paid time off for holidays. The survey covers all occupations in the civilian economy, which includes the total private economy (excluding farms and households), and the public sector (excluding the Federal government). Statistics are published for the private and public sectors separately, and the data are combined in a measure for the civilian economy.

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Metadata Created Date May 16, 2022
Metadata Updated Date May 16, 2022

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Harvested from BLS Data

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date May 16, 2022
Metadata Updated Date May 16, 2022
Publisher Bureau of Labor Statistics
Identifier DOL-BLS-1075-03
Data First Published 2019-12-18
Data Last Modified 2019
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 012:20
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Harvest Source Title BLS Data
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Program Code 012:033
Publisher Hierarchy U.S. Department of Labor > Bureau of Labor Statistics
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