The next release will be on Tuesday 19 January 2021, with estimates updated to the week ending 2 January 2021. The release will be accompanied by updated estimates for both payroll jobs by industry subdivision and sub-state regions, which will be available on Wednesday 20 January 2021.
High level analysis suggests that by 28 November 2020 there were approximately 220,000 fewer payroll jobs in STP-enabled businesses than on 14 March 2020.
Between the week ending 14 November 2020 and the week ending 28 November 2020:
- Payroll jobs increased by 0.4%, compared to an increase of 0.3% in the previous fortnight
- Total wages paid increased by 0.7%, compared to an increase of 1.0% in the previous fortnight
- Care should be exercised when focusing on the most recent movements in payroll jobs and wages. For more information, please see Data limitations and revisions. Weekly change data are available in the Data downloads.