Earnings up NOK 1 300 in information and communication
Full-time employees in information and communication had average monthly earnings, excluding overtime pay, of NOK 54 200 as per 1 October 2014. This was a year-on-year increase of NOK 1 300 or 2.5 per cent.
|Monthly earnings||Basic monthly salary|
|2013||2014||2013 - 2014||2013||2014||2013 - 2014|
|Information and communication, total||52 900||54 200||2.5||49 500||50 900||2.8|
|Publishing activities||51 000||51 800||1.6||48 000||49 100||2.3|
|Motion picture, TV, music prod.||43 000||44 700||4.0||42 400||43 600||2.8|
|Programming, broadcasting activities||45 300||48 100||6.2||43 400||45 800||5.5|
|Telecommunications||55 000||56 400||2.5||51 600||52 900||2.5|
|Computer programming, consultancy||55 600||56 800||2.2||51 700||53 000||2.5|
|Information service activities||50 200||51 600||2.8||46 200||47 100||1.9|
Information and communication includes various divisions that produce and disseminate information service activities. The highest earnings are found in the ICT services, at NOK
56 800. Employees in radio and television had monthly earnings of NOK 48 100, and employees in publishing industries had monthly earnings of NOK 51 800.
The statistics are based on information from a sample of ICT enterprises covering a total of 51 186 full-time employees and 3 608 part-time employees. The total number of employees that forms the basis for weighting is 83 100 in ICT, according to the Norwegian Central Register of Enterprises and Establishments.
The term average monthly earnings is the main term in Statistics Norway's wage statistics. Monthly earnings cover basic salaries, variable additional allowances and bonuses. Payment for overtime work is not included but is presented in the statistics separately.
Structural changes within the division along with the outcome of collective bargaining would have a certain effect on the wage increase being measured.
The statistics is published with Earnings.