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Average Hourly Earnings, Paper and Pulp Manufacturing for United States

1959-03: 229.0 Cents per Hour  
Monthly, Not Seasonally Adjusted, M0835BUSM265NNBR, Updated: 2012-08-17 2:29 PM CDT
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Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1920-1948 (2)--Original Data, 1932-1959. From 1951 On, No Fractions Of Cents Are Available. Source: For 1932-1952, Bureau Of Labor Statistics, Employment, Hours, And Earnings, Manufacturing Division, Paper And Allied Products Group: "Pulp, Paper, And Paperboard Mills" (Sic Group 261), Releases Ls 53-1907 (February, 1953) And (May, 1955), Not Numbered; For 1953-1959, June, 1956 And July, 1958 Releases (Pp. 130-132A In Summary Tabulations) And Monthly Labor Review, "Employment And Earnings", (Advanced Figure Are To Be Found In Monthly Mimeographed Release).

This NBER data series m08235b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at

NBER Indicator: m08235b

Source: National Bureau of Economic Research

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database

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National Bureau of Economic Research, Average Hourly Earnings, Paper and Pulp Manufacturing for United States [M0835BUSM265NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, November 30, 2015.

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