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

  2019/1 2019/2 2019/3 2019/4 2019 2020/1* 2020/2* 2020/3*
Employer sector Base of payment Gender                
All sectors Total Total 3 493 3 533 3 544 3 557 3 532 3 564 3 587 3 605
Male 3 798 3 837 3 850 3 867 3 838 3 876 3 906 3 922
Female 3 192 3 233 3 242 3 251 3 229 3 256 3 275 3 294
Hourly paid Total 2 802 2 815 2 822 2 834 2 818 2 838 2 855 2 863
Monthly paid Total 3 630 3 672 3 681 3 691 3 669 3 699 3 724 3 743
Private and Others Total Total 3 579 3 615 3 627 3 640 3 615 3 650 3 682 3 696
Male 3 816 3 850 3 864 3 883 3 853 3 894 3 928 3 942
Female 3 242 3 281 3 291 3 299 3 278 3 307 3 336 3 349
Local government Total Total 3 143 3 184 3 194 3 203 3 181 3 203 3 207 3 235
Male 3 478 3 524 3 534 3 544 3 520 3 544 3 548 3 578
Female 3 048 3 088 3 098 3 107 3 085 3 107 3 110 3 138
Central government Total Total 3 919 3 996 4 000 4 001 3 979 4 005 4 009 4 042
Male 4 151 4 232 4 235 4 234 4 213 4 238 4 243 4 278
Female 3 664 3 738 3 743 3 745 3 723 3 749 3 753 3 784
* Preliminary

Source: Index of wage and salary earnings 2020, 3rd quarter. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.10.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Index of wage and salary earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7814. 3rd quarter 2020, Appendix table 11. Average earnings by employer sector and gender, EUR/month . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.5.2021].
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