AVERAGE WEEKLY EARNINGS
The trend estimate of average weekly ordinary time earnings for full-time adult persons in Queensland increased by 5.6% to $1,177.00 in the 12 months to August 2009. Nationally, the corresponding increase was lower at 5.4% (up to $1,201.90).
The trend estimate of full-time adult average weekly ordinary time earnings in Queensland rose by 6.6% for males and 3.1% for females over the 12 months to August 2009. The August 2009 female estimate of $1,024.50 was 81% of the corresponding male estimate of $1,263.80.
Average Weekly Earnings, Full-Time Adult Ordinary Time,
More information on average weekly earnings can be accessed at Average Weekly Earnings, Australia
(cat. no. 6302.0) or by contacting the National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070. This publication is released quarterly.