Japan Average Monthly Wages 1970-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Wages in Japan decreased to 288.59 JPY Thousand in February of 2015 from 296.69 JPY Thousand in January of 2015. Wages in Japan averaged 318.86 JPY Thousand from 1970 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 883.79 JPY Thousand in December of 1997 and a record low of 52.91 JPY Thousand in February of 1970. Wages in Japan is reported by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, Japan.

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Japan Average Monthly Wages


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
288.59 296.69 883.79 52.91 1970 - 2015 JPY Thousand Monthly
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Japan Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.50 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 63760.00 63740.00 65840.00 38370.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 2300.00 2350.00 3680.00 490.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 841.11 871.60 871.60 266.29 Thousand [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 6.40 6.40 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Productivity 104.10 101.40 119.10 67.70 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.10 59.00 74.00 58.50 percent [+]
Wages 288.59 296.69 883.79 52.91 JPY Thousand [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 320.38 327.33 868.48 9.78 JPY THO [+]
Population 127.02 127.30 127.80 83.20 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 61.00 60.00 61.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 61.00 60.00 61.00 60.00 [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.60 3.60 3.60 [+]
Minimum Wages 780.00 764.00 780.00 713.00 JPY/Hour [+]
Wage Growth 0.50 0.60 35.02 -7.91 percent [+]


Wages Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 1128.70 Nov/14 1123.00 1128.70 59.10 AUD/Week [+]
Brazil 2191.39 Jan/15 2705.63 2705.63 1476.83 BRL/Month [+]
Canada 23.73 Jan/15 23.81 23.81 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 288.59 Feb/15 296.69 883.79 52.91 JPY Thousand [+]
Mexico 293.45 Feb/15 294.45 294.45 124.36 MXN [+]
Netherlands 2245.00 Dec/10 2229.00 2245.00 1591.00 EUR [+]
Russia 33205.00 Mar/15 31325.00 42136.00 1.00 RUB/Month [+]
South Korea 3252495.00 Nov/14 3226995.00 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 485.00 Feb/15 484.00 489.00 306.00 GBP [+]
United States 10.55 Mar/15 10.54 10.55 9.88 USD [+]