Work, wages and livelihood

Index of wage and salary earnings

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
The index of wage and salary earnings measures the development in the average earnings of full-time wage and salary earners. It includes performance-based bonuses and agreement-based non-recurring items. The data are collected from different sources and published quarterly.


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According to Statistics Finlands preliminary data, the index of wage and salary earnings, which measures the rise in the nominal earnings of full-time wage and salary earners, rose by 2.3 per cent in October to December 2021 when compared with the respective period in 2020. Real earnings decreased …

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Average monthly earnings by employer sector

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