Appendix table 1. Average monthly earnings of full-time wage and salary earners and dispersion of earnings by main class of industry (TOL 2008) in 2011

Industry class Total earnings, EUR / month
  Number Mean 1st decile Median 9th decile
Total 1 410 421 3 109 1 972 2 774 4 602
A Agriculture, forestry and fishing 4 271 2 636 1 993 2 579 3 238
B Mining and quarrying 3 649 3 245 2 266 3 001 4 395
C Manufacturing 252 633 3 245 2 128 2 960 4 676
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 10 495 3 670 2 425 3 345 5 321
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 7 886 2 966 2 041 2 749 4 190
F Construction 94 967 3 118 2 181 2 924 4 220
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 140 780 3 008 1 875 2 574 4 715
H Transportation and storage 67 441 2 942 2 084 2 671 4 151
I Accommodation and food service activities 34 660 2 277 1 734 2 128 2 951
J Information and communication 64 173 3 937 2 446 3 639 5 697
K Financial and insurance activities 36 811 3 872 2 295 3 191 6 208
L Real estate activities 10 792 3 295 1 930 2 813 5 207
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 80 225 3 621 2 136 3 230 5 555
N Administrative and support service activities 57 119 2 404 1 598 2 156 3 430
O Public administration and defence; compulsory social security 107 461 3 265 2 138 2 947 4 845
P Education 123 489 3 318 2 056 3 284 4 554
Q Human health and social work activities 260 962 2 764 1 945 2 487 3 568
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 20 159 2 726 1 929 2 482 3 708
S Other service activities 32 441 2 708 1 593 2 392 4 142

Source: Structure of Earnings 2011, Statistics Finland

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Updated 7.5.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Structure of Earnings [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-0092. 2011, Appendix table 1. Average monthly earnings of full-time wage and salary earners and dispersion of earnings by main class of industry (TOL 2008) in 2011 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.12.2017].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/pra/2011/pra_2011_2013-04-05_tau_001_en.html

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