Monthly earnings up NOK 1 400
Labour market and earnings
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Earnings in central government. Monthly earnings up NOK 1 400 or 3.2 per cent.

Earnings in central government1 October 2014

The 2015 wage statistics for all industrial sections and various areas in the public sector will be released collectively on 3 March 2016 in the statistics Earnings of all employees.



Monthly earnings up NOK 1 400

Full-time employees in central government had average monthly earnings of NOK 44 900 as of 1 October 2014. This was a year-on-year increase of 3.2 per cent, or NOK 1 400.

Employees in central government. Average monthly earnings per full-time eqvivalent, by sex and working hours per 1 October. NOK and percentage change1
Monthly earningsBasic monthly salary
20142013 - 201420142013 - 2014
1Central government employees who are reported to the State Central Register of Government Employees
Central government, total44 4003.042 9002.9
Males46 4003.144 2002.8
Females42 2003.241 4003.0
Full-time employees44 9003.243 3002.9
Males46 7003.344 4002.8
Females42 7003.142 0003.2
Part-time employees40 1002.038 8002.1
Males42 5001.240 5001.5
Females38 9002.438 0002.4

Full-time employed men had average earning of NOK 46 700, while women had earnings of NOK 42 700. The year-on-year increases were 3.3 and 3.1 per cent respectively, or NOK 1 500 for men and NOK 1 300 for woman.

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The statistics are based on information for 132 348 full-time employees and 28 934 part-time employees reported to the State Central Register of Government Employees as per 1 October 2014. The statistics also cover employees paid according to the salary scale for managers.