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Appendix table 11. Average monthly earnings by employer sector and gender

  2011/3 2011/4 2011 2012/1 1) 2012/2 1) 2012/3 1) 2012/4 1) 2012 1)
Employer sector Base of payment Gender                
All sectors Total Total 3 087 3 112 3 080 3 163 3 193 3 199 3 221 3 194
Male 3 368 3 404 3 365 3 462 3 496 3 504 3 535 3 499
Female 2 810 2 826 2 799 2 877 2 902 2 906 2 920 2 901
Hourly paid Total 2 516 2 552 2 518 2 574 2 591 2 596 2 627 2 597
Monthly paid Total 3 229 3 251 3 221 3 295 3 327 3 333 3 353 3 327
Private and Others Total Total 3 149 3 185 3 148 3 233 3 271 3 278 3 308 3 273
Male 3 368 3 413 3 369 3 469 3 505 3 514 3 551 3 510
Female 2 833 2 859 2 827 2 901 2 939 2 946 2 967 2 938
Local government Total Total 2 830 2 831 2 810 2 898 2 899 2 900 2 904 2 900
Male 3 190 3 191 3 168 3 265 3 266 3 268 3 273 3 268
Female 2 724 2 725 2 705 2 790 2 791 2 793 2 796 2 792
Central government Total Total 3 458 3 466 3 445 3 510 3 573 3 576 3 583 3 560
Male 3 710 3 710 3 699 3 755 3 822 3 826 3 834 3 809
Female 3 187 3 207 3 168 3 248 3 306 3 309 3 316 3 295
1) Preliminary

Source: Index of wage and salary earnings 2012, 4th quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 5.2.2013

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of wage and salary earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7814. 4th quarter 2012, Appendix table 11. Average monthly earnings by employer sector and gender . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.12.2018].
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