Official Statistics of Finland

Index of wage and salary earnings

Producer: Statistics Finland
Data:

Latest release:
Index of wage and salary earnings rose by 1.8 percent in April-June
28 Aug 2018
According to preliminary data of Statistics Finland, the nominal earnings of wage and salary earners rose by 1.8 per cent in April to June 2018 when compared with the respective period in 2017. Real earnings rose by 0.8 per cent compared to the second quarter of the previous year, because the rise in earnings level was faster than that in consumer prices.

Next release:
15 Oct 2018

Description: This is an index measuring development in wage and salary earners’ earnings for regular working hours. The base year of the index is 2010=100. The index is not influenced by the effects of overtime work or one-off bonuses or remuneration items.
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Change: Figures of the index of wage and salary earnings for the year 2015 were corrected for individual industries
04 Jun 2018
The chain index calculation method was adopted in the index of wage and salary earnings in the 2015=100 index.

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of wage and salary earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7814. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.9.2018].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ati/index_en.html