Steve June 30, 2022

It fell to 10.3% in 2021. The small scale efforts at places like Starbucks are tiny compared to the entire labor force. Wages are not matching inflation. Over the last three months nominal wages and salaries for all civilian workers slowed slightly but still rose at a fast 4.4 percent annual rate, according to the newly released Employment Cost Index (ECI) data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).,

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