Australia Average Weekly Wages 1969-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Wages in Australia increased to 1128.70 AUD/Week in the fourth quarter of 2014 from 1123 AUD/Week in the second quarter of 2014. Wages in Australia averaged 495.17 AUD/Week from 1969 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 1128.70 AUD/Week in the fourth quarter of 2014 and a record low of 59.10 AUD/Week in the third quarter of 1969. Wages in Australia is reported by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

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Australia Average Weekly Wages


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1128.70 1123.00 1128.70 59.10 1969 - 2014 AUD/Week Quarterly
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Australia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.40 6.10 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 11668.69 11680.86 11680.86 5997.11 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment -28100.00 46400.00 87900.00 -75500.00 Persons [+]
Employment Change -12200.00 42400.00 102600.00 -100100.00 Persons [+]
Unemployed Persons 795.18 760.66 952.40 366.18 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 142397.70 140515.40 259914.90 56560.60 [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.20 12.80 20.30 7.70 percent [+]
Productivity 102.80 102.30 104.21 58.20 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 64.79 64.80 65.81 60.23 percent [+]
Wages 1128.70 1123.00 1128.70 59.10 AUD/Week [+]
Wages In Manufacturing 1268.50 1216.30 1268.50 333.00 AUD [+]
Labour Costs 102.60 101.90 102.60 45.40 Index Points [+]
Population 23.13 22.72 23.13 10.28 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 64.50 64.00 64.50 62.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 640.90 622.20 640.90 543.78 AUD [+]
Wage Growth 2.50 2.60 4.30 0.60 percent [+]


Wages Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 1128.70 Nov/14 1123.00 1128.70 59.10 AUD/Week [+]
Brazil 2674.28 Dec/14 2386.02 2674.28 1476.83 BRL/Month [+]
Canada 23.85 Dec/14 23.52 23.85 13.73 CAD/Hour [+]
China 52388.00 Dec/13 47593.00 52388.00 445.00 CNY/Year [+]
Euro Area 1681.00 Feb/14 1676.00 1681.00 1302.00 EUR [+]
France 2624.51 Dec/11 2560.59 2624.51 1751.73 EUR [+]
Germany 3449.00 Dec/13 3391.00 3449.00 1832.00 EUR [+]
India 4.83 Dec/13 5.07 5.47 3.12 INR [+]
Italy 2167.84 Dec/11 2140.98 2167.84 1482.88 EUR [+]
Japan 303.19 Jan/15 669.18 883.79 52.91 JPY Thousand [+]
Mexico 294.45 Jan/15 280.93 294.45 124.36 MXN [+]
Netherlands 2245.00 Dec/10 2229.00 2245.00 1591.00 EUR [+]
Russia 31180.00 Jan/15 42136.00 42136.00 1.00 RUB [+]
South Korea 3226995.00 Aug/14 3025785.00 3256321.00 2460239.00 KRW [+]
Spain 1894.84 Dec/11 1875.23 1894.84 1335.20 EUR [+]
Switzerland 6160.00 Dec/13 6118.00 6168.88 5073.00 CHF [+]
Turkey 1512.00 Dec/10 1103.00 1512.00 1103.00 TRY [+]
United Kingdom 489.00 Dec/14 484.00 489.00 306.00 GBP [+]
United States 10.55 Jan/15 10.42 10.55 9.88 USD [+]