6302.0 - Average Weekly Earnings, Australia, Nov 2016 Quality Declaration 
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PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SECTOR EARNINGS


In November 2016, the Full-Time Adult Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings was $1,674.00 in the Public sector. Private sector Full-Time Adult Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings was $1,495.70.

Table 4: Average Weekly Earnings, By Sector, Original, November 2016

Nov 2016
Nov 2015 to Nov 2016
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% change

Australia
Full-time adult average weekly ordinary time earnings
1 533.40
2.2
Full-time adult average weekly total earnings
1 595.50
2.2
All employees average weekly total earnings
1 163.50
1.6
Private Sector
Full-time adult average weekly ordinary time earnings
1 495.70
1.9
Full-time adult average weekly total earnings
1 560.80
1.9
All employees average weekly total earnings
1 110.40
1.2
Public Sector
Full-time adult average weekly ordinary time earnings
1 674.00
3.4
Full-time adult average weekly total earnings
1 725.10
3.3
All employees average weekly total earnings
1 390.80
3.1



Looking at Full-Time Adult Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings for November 2016 in more detail:
  • the Full-Time Adult Male Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings were $1,783.80 in the Public sector, and $1,602.10 in the Private sector; and
  • the Full-Time Adult Female Average Weekly Ordinary Time Earnings in November 2016 were $1,571.10 in the Public sector, and $1,288.30 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.