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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

  2009/4 2009 2010/1* 2010/2* 2010/3* 2010/4* 2010* 2011/1*
Employer sector Base of payment Gender                
Total sectors Total Total 2997 2955 3012 3023 3033 3061 3032 3073
Men 3308 3250 3319 3328 3338 3375 3340 3387
Females 2702 2659 2720 2733 2744 2766 2741 2778
Hourly paid Total 2492 2455 2488 2490 2496 2530 2501 2534
Monthly paid Total 3134 3102 3154 3168 3180 3204 3176 3218
Private Total Total 3146 3091 3156 3165 3176 3211 3177 3222
Men 3332 3272 3340 3347 3358 3396 3360 3407
Females 2815 2764 2829 2842 2854 2884 2852 2896
Municipalities Total Total 2700 2652 2723 2733 2744 2756 2739 2767
Men 3084 3018 3104 3111 3119 3146 3120 3157
Females 2593 2546 2617 2627 2638 2650 2633 2661
Central government Total Total 3289 3231 3318 3344 3356 3412 3357 3445
Men 3556 3498 3588 3618 3634 3674 3629 3709
Females 3004 2943 3016 3039 3050 3115 3055 3145
Others Total Total 2538 2487 2792 2807 2816 2840 2814 2842
Men 2816 2755 3177 3193 3202 3230 3200 3231
Females 2388 2338 2569 2584 2593 2613 2590 2615

Source: Index of wage and salary earnings 2011, 1st quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 31.5.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of wage and salary earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7814. 1st quarter 2011, Appendix table 12. Average monthly earnings by sector and gender . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.8.2018].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ati/2011/01/ati_2011_01_2011-05-31_tau_012_en.html