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

  2016 2017/1* 2017/2* 2017/3* 2017/4* 2017* 2018/1* 2018/2*
Employer sector Base of payment Gender                
All sectors Total Total 3 371 3 386 3 392 3 398 3 406 3 396 3 424 3 456
Male 3 675 3 688 3 692 3 696 3 707 3 696 3 731 3 762
Female 3 075 3 089 3 097 3 105 3 112 3 101 3 123 3 157
Hourly paid Total 2 719 2 727 2 725 2 724 2 735 2 728 2 753 2 767
Monthly paid Total 3 507 3 523 3 531 3 538 3 546 3 535 3 563 3 600
Private and Others Total Total 3 456 3 474 3 481 3 487 3 497 3 485 3 519 3 553
Male 3 686 3 701 3 706 3 710 3 722 3 710 3 749 3 780
Female 3 131 3 149 3 160 3 170 3 180 3 165 3 196 3 233
Local government Total Total 3 030 3 032 3 035 3 038 3 041 3 037 3 044 3 073
Male 3 387 3 379 3 380 3 382 3 383 3 381 3 387 3 419
Female 2 929 2 935 2 938 2 942 2 945 2 940 2 948 2 976
Central government Total Total 3 830 3 839 3 848 3 852 3 861 3 850 3 865 3 911
Male 4 086 4 088 4 097 4 102 4 111 4 100 4 116 4 165
Female 3 545 3 562 3 570 3 574 3 582 3 572 3 586 3 629
* Preliminary

Source: Index of wage and salary earnings 2018, 2nd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 28.08.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of wage and salary earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7814. 2nd quarter 2018, Appendix table 11. Average earnings by employer sector and gender, EUR/month . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.10.2019].
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