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Latest publication: Index of wage and salary earnings 2018, 2nd quarter

Appendix table 12. Average monthly earnings by sector and gender

  2010/4 2010 2011/1* 2011/2* 2011/3* 2011/4* 2011* 2012/1*
Employer sector Base of payment Gender                
Total sectors Total Total 3062 3032 3075 3105 3119 3145 3111 3190
Men 3391 3343 3399 3420 3428 3470 3429 3508
Females 2762 2739 2778 2813 2831 2846 2817 2896
Hourly paid Total 2516 2491 2514 2537 2544 2582 2544 2612
Monthly paid Total 3200 3177 3216 3254 3269 3289 3257 3337
Private Total Total 3218 3179 3227 3247 3253 3306 3258 3338
Men 3420 3366 3426 3439 3446 3507 3454 3537
Females 2878 2851 2890 2916 2923 2965 2923 2999
Municipalities Total Total 2756 2739 2772 2815 2840 2834 2815 2901
Men 3146 3119 3158 3200 3223 3205 3197 3281
Females 2650 2633 2666 2707 2732 2729 2709 2794
Central government Total Total 3412 3357 3446 3481 3490 3496 3478 3540
Men 3674 3629 3700 3726 3724 3716 3716 3762
Females 3115 3055 3160 3206 3228 3244 3210 3286
Others Total Total 2820 2804 2826 2866 2892 2901 2871 2951
Men 3216 3193 3220 3270 3293 3302 3271 3352
Females 2593 2578 2599 2635 2663 2670 2642 2719

Source: Index of wage and salary earnings 2012, 1st quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 31.5.2012

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of wage and salary earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7814. 1st quarter 2012, Appendix table 12. Average monthly earnings by sector and gender . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.9.2018].
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