Daimler Group employed 289,530 persons in 2017, up 1.60% when compared to the previous year. Historically, the firm's workforce hit an all time high of 463,561 in 1999 and an all time low of 258,120 in 2010.
Average cost reached USD 7,170 per month per employee per month, 8.18% more than a year ago. This figure was USD 8,502 per month per month some 10 years ago.
As far as Daimler Group's peers are concerned, Volkswagen Group employed some 634,396 people in 2017.