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Latest publication: Index of wage and salary earnings 2018, 3rd quarter

Appendix table 12. Average monthly earnings by sector and gender

  2010 2011/1 2011/2 2011/3 2011/4 2011 2012/1* 2012/2*
Employer sector Base of payment Gender                
All sectors Total Total 3032 3075 3106 3120 3145 3111 3190 3217
Men 3343 3400 3420 3429 3468 3429 3507 3540
Women 2739 2778 2814 2832 2848 2818 2898 2918
Hourly paid Total 2491 2514 2536 2542 2579 2543 2609 2632
Monthly paid Total 3177 3217 3255 3271 3291 3258 3340 3368
Private Total Total 3179 3226 3245 3251 3301 3256 3333 3368
Men 3366 3424 3436 3441 3496 3449 3527 3562
Women 2851 2891 2918 2926 2968 2926 3004 3038
Municipalities Total Total 2739 2772 2815 2840 2834 2815 2901 2902
Men 3119 3158 3200 3223 3205 3197 3281 3282
Women 2633 2666 2707 2732 2729 2709 2794 2795
Central government Total Total 3357 3455 3499 3517 3535 3502 3580 3643
Men 3629 3720 3768 3787 3805 3770 3852 3921
Women 3055 3156 3197 3215 3230 3200 3272 3330
Other Total Total 2804 2825 2866 2893 2907 2873 2957 2997
Men 3193 3216 3266 3288 3300 3268 3350 3398
Women 2578 2599 2636 2665 2678 2644 2727 2760

Source: Index of wage and salary earnings 2012, 2nd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 31.8.2012

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of wage and salary earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7814. 2nd quarter 2012, Appendix table 12. Average monthly earnings by sector and gender . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.12.2018].
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