This is an archived release.
Wages up 0.7 per cent in oil and gas extraction and mining
Preliminary figures for average basic salaries for full-time employees in oil and gas extraction and mining show a 0.7 per cent increase between the 2nd quarter of 2014 and the 3rd quarter of 2014. Equivalent figures for the third quarter of 2013 show an increase of 0.6 per cent.
|2nd quarter 2013 - 3rd quarter 2013||2nd quarter 2014 - 3rd quarter 2014|
|Oil and gas extraction and mining||0.6||0.7|
|Electricity, gas and steam||2.1||2.0|
|Water supply, sewerage, waste||-0.1||0.1|
|Wholesale and retail trade||1.0||0.2|
|Transportation and storage||0.4||1.5|
|Hotels and restaurants||0.1||0.7|
|Information and communication||2.0||1.0|
|Real estate activities||1.5||2.3|
|Professional, scientific and technical activities||1.1||0.5|
|Administrative and support service activities||0.3||1.4|
|Human health and social work activities||1.6||0.8|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation||0.3||1.6|
|Personal service activities||1.1||0.4|
Preliminary figures for the wage index show a 1.9 per cent increase in average basic salaries for the last quarter in manufacturing, and a 0.9 per cent increase for full-time employees in construction.
The statistics is now published as Number of employments and earnings.