U.S. Employment Cost Index by quarter 2010-2018

Employment Cost Index for all employees in the United States from 2010 to 2018, by quarter

U.S. Employment Cost Index by quarter 2010-2018 This statistic shows the Employment Cost Index for all employees in the United States from 2010 to 2018, by quarter. The index is based on numbers from December 2005. The Employment Cost Index (ECI) measures the change in the cost of labor, free from the influence of employment shifts among occupations and industries. In the fourth quarter of 2018, the ECI came to 135.2 indicating an increase of labor costs by about 0.7 percent since the preceding quarter.
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Employment Cost Index for all employees in the United States from 2010 to 2018, by quarter

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Index (Dec. 2005=100)
Q4 '18135.2
Q3 '18134.3
Q2 '18133.3
Q1 '18132.5
Q4 '17131.4
Q3 '17130.6
Q2 '17129.7
Q1 '17129
Q4 '16128
Q3 '16127.4
Q2 '16126.7
Q1 '16126
Q4 '15125.2
Q3 '15124.5
Q2 '15123.8
Q1 '15123.6
Q4 '14122.8
Q3 '14122.2
Q2 '14121.4
Q1 '14120.5
Q4 '13120.1
Q3 '13119.5
Q2 '13119
Q1 '13118.4
Q4 '12117.8
Q3 '12117.3
Q2 '12116.8
Q1 '12116.2
Q4 '11115.7
Q3 '11115.1
Q2 '11114.8
Q1 '11114
Q4 '10113.3
Q3 '10112.8
Q2 '10112.3
Q1 '10111.8
Index (Dec. 2005=100)
Q4 '18135.2
Q3 '18134.3
Q2 '18133.3
Q1 '18132.5
Q4 '17131.4
Q3 '17130.6
Q2 '17129.7
Q1 '17129
Q4 '16128
Q3 '16127.4
Q2 '16126.7
Q1 '16126
Q4 '15125.2
Q3 '15124.5
Q2 '15123.8
Q1 '15123.6
Q4 '14122.8
Q3 '14122.2
Q2 '14121.4
Q1 '14120.5
Q4 '13120.1
Q3 '13119.5
Q2 '13119
Q1 '13118.4
Q4 '12117.8
Q3 '12117.3
Q2 '12116.8
Q1 '12116.2
Q4 '11115.7
Q3 '11115.1
Q2 '11114.8
Q1 '11114
Q4 '10113.3
Q3 '10112.8
Q2 '10112.3
Q1 '10111.8
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This statistic shows the Employment Cost Index for all employees in the United States from 2010 to 2018, by quarter. The index is based on numbers from December 2005. The Employment Cost Index (ECI) measures the change in the cost of labor, free from the influence of employment shifts among occupations and industries. In the fourth quarter of 2018, the ECI came to 135.2 indicating an increase of labor costs by about 0.7 percent since the preceding quarter.
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