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Laborers' Average Hourly Rate of Wages, Weighted for United States

1891: 0.1379 Dollars  
Annual, Not Seasonally Adjusted, A08139USA052NNBR, Updated: 2012-08-17 2:29 PM CDT
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Data Represent Cumulative Weighted (Based On Number Of Wage Earners) Averages Of Hourly Wage Rates Of Laborers, Excluding Those Engaged In City Public Works. Data Cover 20 Establishments. Source: NBER Compiled Data From Figures Published In U.S. Senate Report No. 1394, The Aldrich Report, "Wholesale Prices, Wages, And Transportation, " Finance Committee, Second Session Of The 52Nd Congress, 1893.

This NBER data series a08139 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at

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Source: National Bureau of Economic Research

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database

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National Bureau of Economic Research, Laborers' Average Hourly Rate of Wages, Weighted for United States [A08139USA052NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, September 4, 2015.

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