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Salary dispersion by sector and sex 2020

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Sector Percentile
    10 25 50 75 90 Average monthly salary
Total Women 23 400 26 700 31 200 38 200 47 300 34 200
  Men 24 500 28 100 33 700 42 000 55 000 37 900
  Total 23 900 27 400 32 400 40 000 51 200 36 100
  % 96 95 93 91 86 90
Primary local authorities Women 23 700 26 700 30 700 35 900 41 600 32 000
  Men 23 300 26 400 30 700 36 900 43 700 32 600
  Total 23 600 26 700 30 700 36 000 42 100 32 200
  % 102 101 100 97 95 98
County council Women 25 700 28 700 33 900 40 600 49 900 37 100
  Men 25 900 30 300 38 100 50 800 81 000 45 200
  Total 25 800 29 000 34 600 42 400 56 800 38 900
  % 100 95 89 80 62 82
Central government Women 27 400 30 300 35 800 44 000 52 700 38 600
  Men 27 500 31 300 38 500 47 300 58 000 41 100
  Total 27 500 30 700 37 000 45 600 55 300 39 800
  % 100 97 93 93 91 94
Public Women 24 400 27 500 31 800 37 900 45 000 34 000
  Men 24 400 28 100 33 600 42 000 53 000 37 200
  Total 24 400 27 700 32 200 38 900 47 200 34 900
  % 100 98 95 90 85 91
Private, manual workers Women 21 500 23 800 26 600 29 800 34 000 27 300
  Men 23 300 26 200 29 900 34 200 38 200 30 500
  Total 22 500 25 100 28 700 33 000 37 100 29 400
  % 92 91 89 87 89 90
Private, non-manual workers Women 26 000 30 400 36 600 45 200 58 000 40 300
  Men 28 900 34 800 42 900 54 000 69 700 47 600
  Total 27 400 32 400 40 000 50 100 65 000 44 400
  % 90 87 85 84 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
2021-06-22

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