This is an archived release.
Wages up 0.4 per cent in construction
Preliminary figures for average basic salaries for full-time employees in construction show a 0.4 per cent increase between the 1st quarter of 2015 and the 2nd quarter of 2015.
|1st quarter 2014 - 2nd quarter 2014||1st quarter 2015 - 2nd quarter 2015|
|Oil and gas extraction and mining||0.4||0.0|
|Electricity, gas and steam||0.2||-0.1|
|Water supply, sewerage, waste||1.4||0.1|
|Wholesale and retail trade||1.0||0.1|
|Transportation and storage||0.6||0.1|
|Hotels and restaurants||0.4||0.0|
|Information and communication||1.4||0.2|
|Real estate activities||0.1||0.1|
|Professional, scientific and technical activities||0.2||0.0|
|Administrative and support service activities||1.1||-0.1|
|Human health and social work activities||0.1||0.0|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation||0.9||0.3|
|Personal service activities||1.1||1.1|
Preliminary figures for the wage index show no change in average basic salaries for the last quarter in manufacturing and oil and gas extraction and mining.
The statistics is now published as Number of employments and earnings.