Work, wages and livelihood

Structure of earnings

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
Structural statistics on wages and salaries describe numbers, hourly and monthly earnings, and formation and distribution of employees’ wages and salaries in all employer sectors. Annual earnings are also processed in the statistics at set intervals. The data are collected from various sources and published once a year.


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According to Statistics Finlands Structure of Earnings statistics, the median for total earnings of full-time wage and salary earners was EUR 3,228 per month in 2020. The median pay of wage and salary earners in manager occupations was EUR 7,200 in the private sector, EUR 6,995 in the central gover…

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