Oil and gas workers in the U.S. saw their pay jump 4.9%, a faster rate than any other sector...

|By:, SA News Editor

Oil and gas workers in the U.S. saw their pay jump 4.9%, a faster rate than any other sector thanks to booming production and helping push overall U.S. wages up 3% in the past year, according to a new report. "There's still no stopping the pay increases for jobs related to energy or technology, particularly highly skilled ones," the report says.