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

  2017 2018/1 2018/2 2018/3 2018/4 2018 2019/1* 2019/2*
Employer sector Base of payment Gender                
All sectors Total Total 3 396 3 425 3 456 3 466 3 472 3 455 3 499 3 534
Male 3 697 3 732 3 760 3 768 3 777 3 759 3 806 3 840
Female 3 100 3 124 3 156 3 167 3 171 3 154 3 195 3 232
Hourly paid Total 2 728 2 753 2 765 2 773 2 786 2 769 2 805 2 820
Monthly paid Total 3 535 3 564 3 597 3 606 3 611 3 595 3 639 3 679
Private and Others Total Total 3 485 3 520 3 549 3 555 3 563 3 547 3 586 3 619
Male 3 711 3 751 3 777 3 784 3 795 3 777 3 823 3 854
Female 3 165 3 193 3 225 3 229 3 231 3 220 3 248 3 285
Local government Total Total 3 037 3 049 3 079 3 097 3 102 3 082 3 141 3 176
Male 3 381 3 388 3 418 3 434 3 435 3 419 3 477 3 516
Female 2 940 2 953 2 984 3 002 3 009 2 987 3 046 3 080
Central government Total Total 3 850 3 860 3 908 3 925 3 926 3 905 3 930 4 010
Male 4 100 4 106 4 152 4 164 4 161 4 146 4 165 4 250
Female 3 572 3 588 3 639 3 661 3 669 3 639 3 672 3 748
* Preliminary

Source: Index of wage and salary earnings 2019, 2nd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 28.08.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of wage and salary earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7814. 2nd quarter 2019, Appendix table 11. Average earnings by employer sector and gender, EUR/month . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.12.2019].
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