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Salary dispersion by sector and sex 2019

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Sector Percentile
    10 25 50 75 90 Average monthly salary
Total Women 23 100 26 200 30 500 37 200 46 000 33 500
  Men 24 000 27 800 33 000 41 100 54 000 37 200
  Total 23 500 26 900 31 700 39 100 50 000 35 300
  % 96 94 93 90 85 90
Primary local authorities Women 23 200 26 100 29 900 34 900 40 500 31 200
  Men 22 900 25 900 30 000 36 000 42 800 32 000
  Total 23 100 26 100 30 000 35 100 41 000 31 400
  % 101 101 100 97 95 98
County council Women 25 600 28 400 33 200 39 400 48 500 36 400
  Men 25 800 30 000 37 400 50 500 80 600 44 800
  Total 25 600 28 700 33 900 41 200 56 000 38 300
  % 99 95 89 78 60 81
Central government Women 26 800 29 700 34 900 42 700 51 400 37 700
  Men 26 900 30 500 37 500 46 200 57 000 40 200
  Total 26 900 30 000 36 000 44 500 54 300 38 900
  % 100 97 93 92 90 94
Public Women 24 000 27 000 31 000 36 800 43 800 33 100
  Men 24 000 27 500 32 900 41 100 52 000 36 500
  Total 24 000 27 100 31 400 37 800 46 000 34 000
  % 100 98 94 89 84 91
Private, manual workers Women 21 500 23 600 26 400 29 700 33 400 27 100
  Men 23 000 25 900 29 400 33 600 37 500 30 000
  Total 22 400 24 900 28 400 32 300 36 500 29 000
  % 93 91 90 88 89 90
Private, non-manual workers Women 25 400 30 000 35 800 44 500 56 800 39 500
  Men 28 100 34 000 42 000 52 500 68 300 46 700
  Total 26 800 31 700 39 000 49 400 63 500 43 500
  % 90 88 85 85 83 85

Definitions and explanations

% Women's salary as a percent of men's

Percentiles

The share of employees who have the same or lower salary than shown by each measure:

  • 10th percentile 10 percent
  • 25th percentile 25 percent
  • 50th percentile 50 percent
  • 75th percentile 75 percent
  • 90th percentile 90 percent

More about the results

Source
SCB

Last updated
2020-06-16

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