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Appendix table 11. Average earnings by employer sector and gender, EUR/month

  2016/4 2016 2017/1* 2017/2* 2017/3* 2017/4* 2017* 2018/1*
Employer sector Base of payment Gender                
All sectors Total Total 3 378 3 371 3 384 3 389 3 394 3 401 3 392 3 418
Male 3 683 3 675 3 688 3 693 3 698 3 707 3 697 3 731
Female 3 080 3 075 3 085 3 090 3 095 3 100 3 093 3 110
Hourly paid Total 2 733 2 719 2 731 2 732 2 733 2 747 2 736 2 765
Monthly paid Total 3 513 3 507 3 520 3 526 3 531 3 538 3 529 3 554
Private and Others Total Total 3 465 3 456 3 471 3 477 3 482 3 490 3 480 3 513
Male 3 695 3 686 3 702 3 707 3 712 3 722 3 710 3 750
Female 3 137 3 131 3 143 3 149 3 153 3 159 3 151 3 175
Local government Total Total 3 031 3 030 3 033 3 038 3 042 3 046 3 040 3 049
Male 3 383 3 387 3 380 3 383 3 385 3 388 3 384 3 391
Female 2 933 2 929 2 936 2 940 2 944 2 949 2 942 2 952
Central government Total Total 3 833 3 830 3 839 3 847 3 851 3 858 3 849 3 862
Male 4 081 4 086 4 088 4 096 4 101 4 109 4 098 4 113
Female 3 557 3 545 3 561 3 568 3 572 3 580 3 570 3 583
* Preliminary

Source: Index of wage and salary earnings 2018, 1st quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 30.05.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of wage and salary earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7814. 1st quarter 2018, Appendix table 11. Average earnings by employer sector and gender, EUR/month . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.10.2018].
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