Payroll Survey Wages
Created on May 31, 2016
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Note: Wages adjusted for inflation to 2014 dollars using the PCE deflator. Source: Heritage Foundation calculations using data from Bureau of Labor Statistics, Current Employment Statistics, average hourly wages for production and non-supervisory workers for the goods-producing and entire private sector, http://www.bls.gov/ces/ (accessed December 8, 2015).
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