Workers' remittances paid reached 67,964 USD mil in 2017 in USA, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.38 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, workers' remittances paid in USA reached an all time high of 67,964 USD mil in 2017 and an all time low of 590 USD mil in 1975. When compared to USA's main peers, workers' remittances paid in Canada amounted to 4,915 USD mil, 16,178 USD mil in China, 5,283 USD mil in Japan and 806 USD mil in Mexico in 2017.
USA has been ranked 3rd within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of workers' remittances paid.
Workers' remittances and compensation of employees comprise current transfers by migrant workers and wages and salaries earned by non-resident workers.