6302.0 - Average Weekly Earnings, Australia, Nov 2015 Quality Declaration 
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PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SECTOR EARNINGS


In November 2015, the Full-Time Adult Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings was $1,619.50 in the Public sector. Private sector Full-Time Adult Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings was $1,468.40.

Table 4: Average Weekly Earnings, By Sector, Original, November 2015

November 2015
Nov 2014 to Nov 2015
$
% change

Australia
Full-time adult average weekly ordinary time earnings
1 500.50
1.6
Full-time adult average weekly total earnings
1 560.50
1.2
All employees average weekly total earnings
1 145.70
1.5
Private Sector
Full-time adult average weekly ordinary time earnings
1 468.40
1.1
Full-time adult average weekly total earnings
1 531.00
0.6
All employees average weekly total earnings
1 097.60
1.0
Public Sector
Full-time adult average weekly ordinary time earnings
1 619.50
3.1
Full-time adult average weekly total earnings
1 669.90
3.0
All employees average weekly total earnings
1 349.20
3.3



Looking at Full-Time Adult Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings for November 2015 in more detail:
  • the Full-Time Adult Male Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings was $1,725.40 in the Public sector, and $1,579.40 in the Private sector; and
  • the Full-Time Adult Female Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings was $1,518.30 in the Public sector, and $1,249.50 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.