Statistics compiled by Bureau of Labor Statistics PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 03 May 2013 07:38

(BLS releases latest employment and wage data)…The Bureau of Labor Statistics Western Information Office is part of the US Department of Labor.

 The latest stats cover the El Centro Metropolitan area. They indicate workers in that area earn 12 % less than the national average. The highest paid occupations are management, at $45.72 per hour, followed by legal occupations, at $41.92 per hour. The largest share of local employment is office and administrative support occupations at 13%. The report indicates El Centro is the top paying metropolitan area nationwide for Security Guards at $24.89 per hour. It also indicates the Average worker in the El Centro metropolitan area earned %19.42 per hour in May of last year.