Clear recent deceleration in wage growth: Year-over-year change and quarterly changes in average hourly earnings

date 12-month change 3-month change
2017-01-01 2.4% 2.3%
2017-02-01 2.7% 2.2%
2017-03-01 2.6% 2.4%
2017-04-01 2.5% 2.8%
2017-05-01 2.5% 2.6%
2017-06-01 2.5% 2.6%
2017-07-01 2.6% 2.6%
2017-08-01 2.6% 2.7%
2017-09-01 2.8% 3.0%
2017-10-01 2.3% 2.6%
2017-11-01 2.5% 2.6%
2017-12-01 2.7% 2.0%
2018-01-01 2.8% 2.7%
2018-02-01 2.6% 2.9%
2018-03-01 2.8% 3.3%
2018-04-01 2.8% 3.0%
2018-05-01 2.9% 3.2%
2018-06-01 2.9% 3.2%
2018-07-01 2.8% 3.3%
2018-08-01 3.2% 3.3%
2018-09-01 3.0% 3.5%
2018-10-01 3.3% 3.6%
2018-11-01 3.3% 3.4%
2018-12-01 3.3% 3.3%
2019-01-01 3.2% 3.2%
2019-02-01 3.4% 3.3%
2019-03-01 3.2% 3.0%
2019-04-01 3.2% 2.9%
2019-05-01 3.1% 2.7%
2019-06-01 3.1% 2.7%

Source: EPI analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics Current Employment Statistics public data series

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