This is an archived release.
Wages up 0.9 per cent in manufacturing
Preliminary figures for average basic salaries for full-time employees in manufacturing show a 0.9 per cent increase between the 2nd quarter of 2016 and the 3rd quarter of 2016.
|2nd quarter 2015 - 3rd quarter 2015||2nd quarter 2016 - 3rd quarter 2016|
|Oil and gas extraction and mining||0.7||0.5|
|Electricity, gas and steam||1.6||0.5|
|Water supply, sewerage, waste||0.9||0.7|
|Wholesale and retail trade||1.3||1.6|
|Transportation and storage||1.6||0.7|
|Hotels and restaurants||1.4||1.0|
|Information and communication||0.3||2.0|
|Real estate activities||1.7||0.7|
|Professional, scientific and technical activities||-0.1||1.8|
|Administrative and support service activities||1.7||1.1|
|Human health and social work activities||0.3||1.1|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation||1.5||2.1|
|Personal service activities||0.2||0.7|
Preliminary figures for the wage index show a 0.5 per cent increase in average basic salaries for the 3rd quarter of 2016 in construction and oil and gas extraction and mining, and a 0.7 per cent increase in transport in the same period.
The statistics is now published as Number of employments and earnings.