Hotel and restaurant wages up NOK 700
Full-time employees in hotels and restaurants had average monthly earnings, excluding overtime pay, of NOK 31 200 as per 1 October 2013. This was an increase of NOK 700 or 2.3 per cent from the same period in the previous year.
|Monthly earnings||Basic monthly salary|
|2013||2012 - 2013||2013||2012 - 2013|
|Hotels and restaurants, total||28 400||2.5||27 500||2.2|
|Males||29 900||2.7||28 900||2.5|
|Females||27 200||2.6||26 400||2.3|
|Full time employees||31 200||2.3||30 300||2.4|
|Males||32 400||2.9||31 400||2.6|
|Females||30 000||2.4||29 200||2.1|
|Part time employees||23 900||1.7||23 000||1.3|
|Males||23 800||1.3||22 900||1.3|
|Females||23 900||2.1||23 100||1.3|
The section includes restaurants and bars and canteens and catering as well as hotels and camping sites and other provisions of short-stay accommodation.
Monthly earnings up 2.3 per cent in hotels
The average monthly earnings of employees in hotels and other short-stay accommodation were NOK 31 000 as per October 2013. Compared with October 2012, this is an increase of NOK 700 or 2.3 per cent.
Chefs within this group had average monthly earnings of NOK 27 700; an increase of NOK 200 or 0.7 per cent compared to the corresponding period the year before.
Earnings in restaurants up 2.5 per cent
Average monthly earnings in restaurants and bars were NOK 29 200 as per October 2013. Compared to October 2012, this is an increase of NOK 700 or 2.5 per cent. In comparison, chefs had an average salary of NOK 27 500, which is NOK 1 200 or 4.6 per cent more than the corresponding period in 2012.
The statistics are based on information from a sample of hotels and restaurant enterprises covering a total of 18 101 full-time employees and 26 675 part-time employees. The total number of employees that forms the basis for weighting is 89 600 in hotels and restaurants, according to the Norwegian Central Register of Enterprises and Establishments.