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Local government sector wages and salaries

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
The statistics on local government sector wages and salaries describe the numbers, earnings and wages and salaries of employees of municipalities and joint municipal authorities. The data are collected from municipalities and joint municipal authorities and published once a year.

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According to Statistics Finland, the median earnings for regular hours worked by monthly paid wage and salary earners who work full-time and earn full pay in the local government sector were EUR 3,040 per month in 2021. The median earnings of women were EUR 2,974 and those of men EUR 3,442 per month. Eighty-one per cent of the local government sector wage and salary earners were women.

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27.04.2022

Median of earnings for regular hours worked by sex and Standard Industrial Classification TOL2008

O Public administration and defence; compulsory social securityTotal3,254
Males3,463
Females3,086
P EducationTotal3,779
Males3,932
Females3,721
Q Human health and social work activitiesTotal2,921
Males3,227
Females2,900
27.04.2022

Local government sector wages and salaries by Classification of Occupation 2021

27.04.2022

Local government sector's monthly wages and salaries by sex

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27.04.2022

Median of earnings for regular hours worked by sex and Standard Industrial Classification TOL2008

Median of earnings for regular hours worked by sex and Standard Industrial Classification TOL2008. Data on the figure are available from the table below the figure.
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O Public administration and defence; compulsory social securityTotal3,254
Males3,463
Females3,086
P EducationTotal3,779
Males3,932
Females3,721
Q Human health and social work activitiesTotal2,921
Males3,227
Females2,900
27.04.2022

Local government sector wages and salaries by Classification of Occupation 2021

27.04.2022

Local government sector's monthly wages and salaries by sex

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