Bureau of Labor Statistics Data on Wages, Pay & Benefits

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is the official government source for information on the wages, earnings, and benefits of workers. Generally, this information is categorized in one or more of the following ways:

  • Geographic area (national, regional, state, metropolitan area, or county data)
  • Occupation 
  • Industry

Additional Government Sources

Useful Websites

These are commercial sites with a combination of free and fee-based information. Look for free statistics, salary calculators, white papers, research reports and newsletters.

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