The Compensation Of Employees Is A Component Of National Income And Includes Wages And Salaries As Well As Supplements To Wages And Salaries. Data Are Annual Rates. Source: For 1946-1963 Data: The National Income And Product Accounts Of The United States, 1929-1965 - Statistical Tables; For 1965-1968 Data: Survey Of Current Business, July 1968 And Subsequent Issues.
This NBER data series q08358 appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.
NBER Indicator: q08358
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Compensation of Employees for United States [Q08358USQ027SNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/Q08358USQ027SNBR/, October 8, 2015.