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Latest publication: Index of wage and salary earnings 2018, 1st quarter

Appendix table 12. Average monthly earnings by sector and gender

  2008 2009/1 2009/2 2009/3 2009/4 2009 2010/1 2010/2
Employer sector Base of payment Gender                
Total sectors Total Total 2814 2911 2947 2965 2997 2955 3012 3025
Men 3114 3199 3240 3252 3308 3250 3322 3336
Females 2530 2617 2647 2670 2702 2659 2718 2729
Hourly paid Total 2362 2416 2452 2459 2492 2455 2494 2504
Monthly paid Total 2951 3065 3093 3115 3134 3102 3152 3166
Private Total Total 2929 3033 3084 3099 3146 3091 3158 3173
Men 3135 3217 3264 3276 3332 3272 3344 3358
Females 2591 2708 2757 2776 2815 2764 2827 2842
Municipalities Total Total 2569 2616 2631 2661 2700 2652 2721 2729
Men 2930 2977 2990 3020 3084 3018 3107 3117
Females 2460 2509 2525 2555 2593 2546 2614 2621
Central government Total Total 3067 3188 3224 3223 3289 3231 3316 3337
Men 3325 3458 3492 3487 3556 3498 3582 3605
Females 2782 2896 2933 2938 3004 2943 3013 3032
Others Total Total 2404 2461 2464 2487 2538 2487 2790 2804
Men 2667 2728 2727 2751 2816 2755 3174 3187
Females 2255 2314 2312 2337 2388 2338 2568 2581

Source: Index of wage and salary earnings 2010, 2nd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.8.2010

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of wage and salary earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7814. 2nd quarter 2010, Appendix table 12. Average monthly earnings by sector and gender . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.8.2018].
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