In December, wage gains slowed from earlier in 2019, with average hourly earnings up 2.9% year over year.
When unemployment is low, wages typically shoot up. But wages are growing more slowly than they did 20 years ago.
Well, it depends on what sort of job is looking for them.
Retails sales are up, wages are rising and economists are beginning to revise their thinking.
After adjusting for inflation, black workers' median weekly earnings have risen at a fraction of the pace of wages for white, Hispanic and Asian workers.
With the March jobs figure coming out Friday, what will economists be looking for?
Strikingly low job growth weighs strongly on the side of the Fed not raising rates in the coming months.
President Donald Trump claims uptick in jobs and wages for workers.
The January jobs report was the fourth report where average hourly earnings topped 3 percent compared to a year earlier. But do four months of solid gains make a difference to wages across the board?
U.S. businesses ramped up hiring in October, and wages rose by the largest year-over-year amount in nearly a decade. In the final major economic report before Tuesday’s congressional elections, the government said U.S. employers added 250,000 jobs in October. The…