Government, Business

Pay Gains for US Workers Slowed in 2Q

Subaru factory worker Worker in an Indiana Subaru factory. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)

WASHINGTON — U.S. workers saw their wages and benefits grow more slowly in the second quarter, a sign that a tight labor market has yet to accelerate income gains.

Matt Ott | AP Business Writer
July 31, 2018

Employment Costs Pick Up on Faster Wage Gains at Factories

A welder works on sides for refrigerated rail cars at the Gunderson Rail Car Plant in Portland, Ore. Natalie Behring/Bloomberg News

U.S. employment costs picked up in the third quarter from the previous three months, helped in part by faster wage gains in manufacturing, the Labor Department said Oct. 31.

Vince Golle | Bloomberg News
October 31, 2017
Government, Business

US Economic Growth ‘Slight to Moderate’ in Recent Weeks

Port Los-Angeles Trucks Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg News

Economic growth in recent weeks ranged from “slight to moderate” across the U.S. central bank’s regional districts as wages and inflation remained generally subdued, a Federal Reserve survey showed.

Christopher Condon | Bloomberg News
July 12, 2017

Wage Gains Seen for Workers at Small Companies


Wage growth is poised to accelerate at small U.S. companies this month after a slowdown in October.

Kenneth Kohn | Bloomberg News
November 10, 2015