This is an archived release.
Wages up 1.3 per cent in manufacturing
Preliminary figures for average basic salaries for full-time employees in manufacturing show a 1.3 per cent increase between the 3rd quarter of 2013 and the 4th quarter of 2013. Equivalent figures for the fourth quarter of 2012 show an increase of 1.7 per cent.
|3rd quarter 2012 - 4th quarter 2012||3rd quarter 2013 - 4th quarter 2013|
|Oil and gas extraction and mining||3.1||0.9|
|Electricity, gas and steam||1.6||2.4|
|Water supply, sewerage, waste||2.6||0.2|
|Wholesale and retail trade||1.1||0.0|
|Transportation and storage||1.0||0.6|
|Hotels and restaurants||1.3||0.5|
|Information and communication||1.0||0.8|
|Real estate activities||0.6||-0.2|
|Professional, scientific and technical activities||1.3||2.0|
|Administrative and support service activities||1.2||0.2|
|Human health and social work activities||0.8||0.3|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation||1.1||0.5|
|Personal service activities||0.8||1.3|
Preliminary figures for the wage index show a 0.6 per cent increase in average basic salaries for the last quarter in construction. In comparison, figures from 2012 show a 0.5 per cent increase between the 3rd and 4th quarter.
The statistics is now published as Number of employments and earnings.