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

Wages in Japan increased to 517.78 JPY Thousand/Month in June from 301.12 JPY Thousand/Month in May of 2015. Wages in Japan averaged 319.15 JPY Thousand/Month from 1970 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 883.79 JPY Thousand/Month in December of 1997 and a record low of 52.91 JPY Thousand/Month in February of 1970. Wages in Japan is reported by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, Japan.

Japan Average Monthly Wages
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
517.78 301.12 883.79 52.91 1970 - 2015 JPY Thousand/Month Monthly
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Japan Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 3.30 3.40 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Employed Persons 63780.00 63910.00 65840.00 38370.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 2200.00 2220.00 3680.00 490.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 868.59 856.42 871.60 266.29 Thousand [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 5.50 5.00 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Productivity 99.60 97.40 119.10 67.70 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.60 60.00 74.00 58.50 percent [+]
Wages 517.78 301.12 883.79 52.91 JPY Thousand/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 549.10 324.28 868.48 9.78 JPY THO/Month [+]
Population 127.02 127.30 127.80 83.20 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 61.00 61.00 61.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 61.00 61.00 61.00 60.00 [+]
Full Time Employment 20673.00 20710.00 21911.00 19397.00 Thousand Persons [+]
Job Advertisements 381.34 444.24 527.80 98.44 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 3.60 3.60 3.60 3.60 [+]
Minimum Wages 780.00 764.00 780.00 713.00 JPY/Hour [+]
Part Time Employment 7040.00 6950.00 7041.00 1988.00 Thousand Persons [+]
Wage Growth -2.40 0.70 35.02 -7.10 percent [+]


Wages Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 1136.90 Jun/15 1128.70 1136.90 59.10 AUD/Week [+]
Brazil 2184.18 Jun/15 2164.51 2705.63 1476.83 BRL/Month [+]
Canada 23.56 Jun/15 23.67 23.81 13.73 CAD/Hour [+]
China 56339.00 Dec/14 52388.00 56339.00 445.00 CNY/Year [+]
Euro Area 1681.00 Mar/14 1676.00 1681.00 1302.00 EUR/Month [+]
France 2875.00 Dec/12 2624.51 2875.00 1751.73 EUR/Month [+]
Germany 3527.00 Dec/14 3449.00 3527.00 1832.00 EUR/Month [+]
India 4.83 Dec/13 5.07 5.47 3.12 INR/Day [+]
Italy 2167.84 Dec/11 2140.98 2167.84 1482.88 EUR/Month [+]
Japan 517.78 Jun/15 301.12 883.79 52.91 JPY Thousand/Month [+]
Mexico 298.33 Jul/15 294.51 298.33 124.36 MXN/Day [+]
Netherlands 2245.00 Dec/10 2229.00 2245.00 1591.00 EUR/Month [+]
Russia 33980.00 Jul/15 35930.00 42136.00 1.00 RUB/Month [+]
South Korea 3356165.00 Mar/15 3252495.00 3356165.00 2460239.00 KRW/Month [+]
Spain 1891.49 Dec/13 1893.87 1908.28 1335.20 EUR/Month [+]
Switzerland 6160.00 Dec/13 6118.00 6168.88 5073.00 CHF/Month [+]
Turkey 1512.00 Dec/10 1103.00 1512.00 1103.00 TRY/Month [+]
United Kingdom 488.00 Jun/15 492.00 494.00 306.00 GBP/Week [+]
United States 10.50 Jul/15 10.49 10.55 9.88 USD/Hour [+]