Earnings of persons in paid employment by legal persons, Slovenia, August 2020

Average earnings for August 2020 about the same as earnings for the previous month

Average gross earnings for August 2020 amounted to EUR 1,812.66. They were higher than gross earnings for July 2020, in nominal terms by 0.1% and in real terms by 0.2%.

  • 10/15/2020
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  • provisional data

Average earnings for August 2020 about the same as earnings for July 2020
Average earnings for August 2020 amounted to EUR 1,812.66 gross and EUR 1,177.88 net. Compared to earnings for July 2020 they were higher in nominal terms by 0.1% and in real terms by 0.2%.

If average earnings were calculated by the number of persons in paid employment on the basis of paid hours (and not on the basis of the number of persons in paid employment who received earnings), average gross earnings for August 2020 would be lower than average gross earnings for July 2020 by 1.0% (in nominal terms).

Average earnings for August 2020 in the public sector lower, in the private sector higher than earnings for July 2020
Compared to earnings for July 2020, average gross earnings for August 2020 decreased in the public sector by 1.7% (in the institutional sector general government they went down by 2.6%), while in the private sector they increased by 1.1%.

Average gross earnings for August 2020 the highest in electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply
The highest average gross earnings for August 2020 were paid in electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply (EUR 2,774.26); in that activity average gross earnings (compared to average gross earnings for the previous month) also increased the most (by 7.7%; mainly due to higher extra payments paid with earnings for August 2020).

On the other hand, average gross earnings for August 2020, compared to average gross earnings for July 2020, decreased the most in public administration and defence, compulsory social security (by 3.7%).

Average earnings by NACE Rev. 2 sections of activities, Slovenia, August 2020
Average earnings by NACE Rev. 2 sections of activities, Slovenia, August 2020
Source: SURS
Average monthly earnings by legal persons, Slovenia
VIII 2020Ø I-VIII 2020Ø VI-VIII 2020VIII 2020
VII 2020
VIII 2020
VIII 2019
Ø I-VIII 2020
Ø I-VIII 2019
EURindex
Gross1,812.661,826.121,812.22100.1105.0105.6
Public sector2,107.072,168.352,148.2298.3104.4106.8
  of which general government2,136.932,210.212,194.1097.4105.9108.6
Private sector1,673.801,664.781,654.06101.1105.1104.6
Net1,177.881,189.131,176.53100.1105.7106.6
Public sector1,360.341,394.841,382.0598.6105.2107.5
  of which general government1,378.161,418.591,410.3397.7106.5108.9
Private sector1,091.821,092.161,079.79101.0105.7105.9
Source: SURS
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE

Detailed, final data on average earnings in Slovenia for August 2020 will be published on 26 October 2020 in the SiStat Database on SURS’s website.

Data are not seasonally adjusted.

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