6302.0 - Average Weekly Earnings, Australia, Nov 2017 Quality Declaration 
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PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SECTOR EARNINGS


In November 2017, the Full-Time Adult Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings was $1,721.50 in the Public sector. Private sector Full-Time Adult Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings was $1,529.50.

Table 4: Average Weekly Earnings, By Sector, Original, November 2017

Nov 2017
Nov 2016 to Nov 2017
$
% change

Australia
Full-time adult average weekly ordinary time earnings
1 569.60
2.4
Full-time adult average weekly total earnings
1 632.10
2.3
All employees average weekly total earnings
1 191.50
2.4
Private Sector
Full-time adult average weekly ordinary time earnings
1 529.50
2.3
Full-time adult average weekly total earnings
1 594.80
2.2
All employees average weekly total earnings
1 136.30
2.3
Public Sector
Full-time adult average weekly ordinary time earnings
1 721.50
2.8
Full-time adult average weekly total earnings
1 773.20
2.8
All employees average weekly total earnings
1 432.60
3.0



Looking at Full-Time Adult Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings for November 2017 in more detail:
  • the Full-Time Adult Male Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings were $1,826.90 in the Public sector, and $1,634.30 in the Private sector; and
  • the Full-Time Adult Female Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings were $1,625.50 in the Public sector, and $1,322.50 in the Private sector

Graph Image for Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings, Full Time Adults by Sector, Original


For further earnings information related to sector, including a breakdown by sex, and estimates in Trend and Seasonally Adjusted terms, please refer to the time series spreadsheets in the downloads tab at the top of the page.