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Average hourly earnings of manual workers in the private sector

Including variable supplements, excluding and including overtime pay and percentage of overtime hours, August 2021. SEK

NACE Branch of Industry Average hourly
earnings
excluding
overtime pay
[1]
Percentage
change from
August 2020
Percentage
of overtime
hours, August
Average hourly
earnings
including
overtime pay
[1]
Percentage
change from
August 2020
            2020 2021        
B-S excl. O Total 174.68 ± 1.07 2.1 1.5 1.8 176.80 ± 1.09 2.2
B Mining and quarrying 264.71 ± 2.73 3.7 6.0 5.5 269.15 ± 2.82 3.4
C Manufacturing 189.05 ± 1.53 2.1 2.5 3.3 192.88 ± 1.53 2.6
B+C Mining and quarrying + Manufacturing 190.93 ± 1.52 2.2 2.6 3.3 194.77 ± 1.52 2.8
25–30+33 Engineering industry 185.05 ± 2.80 0.1 2.4 3.7 189.42 ± 2.80 1.1
D Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply 193.68 ± 6.62 0.3 2.3 2.8 200.05 ± 6.89 1.0
E Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 176.53 ± 2.08 2.4 3.5 4.5 182.57 ± 3.08 3.3
F Construction 195.60 ± 2.89 1.6 1.8 1.7 198.04 ± 2.99 1.6
G Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles 173.91 ± 3.63 3.6 0.7 0.8 174.82 ± 3.65 3.6
H Transportation and storage 175.78 ± 2.30 3.0 2.9 3.1 179.14 ± 2.36 3.0
I Accommodation and food service activities 148.59 ± 1.98 2.4 0.2 0.2 148.84 ± 2.02 2.5
J Information and communication .. ± .. .. .. .. .. ± .. ..
K Financial and insurance activities .. ± .. .. .. .. .. ± .. ..
L Real estate activities 164.81 ± 2.96 2.0 0.6 0.7 166.09 ± 2.82 2.3
M Professional, scientific and technical activities 177.46 ± 7.70 4.3 2.6 1.2 179.45 ± 7.88 3.7
N Administrative and support service activities 163.08 ± 2.63 0.5 1.8 2.2 165.56 ± 2.82 0.9
P Education 157.31 ± 5.77 0.3 0.1 0.5 157.64 ± 5.76 0.5
Q Human health and social work activities 163.45 ± 2.59 3.0 0.6 0.8 164.91 ± 2.63 3.3
R Arts, entertainment and recreation 150.91 ± 4.35 ‑1.1 0.9 0.6 151.63 ± 4.14 ‑1.1
S Other service activities 153.20 ± 2.95 0.6 0.7 1.5 154.27 ± 2.93 0.9

1) A 95 % confidence interval for the average hourly earnings is given by the statistic ± the margin of uncertainty.

.. = Data not available.

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Last updated
2021-10-29

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