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Net Average Monthly Wage (USD) (USD), 2014 or latest
Labour | December 12, 2018
$2.99
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Based on a comparison of 41 countries in 2014, Switzerland ranked the highest in Net Average Monthly Wage (USD) with USD 6,621 followed by Norway and Australia. On the other end of the scale was Bulgaria with USD 420, Romania with USD 459 and Latvia with USD 503.

Data for more countries are available at Net Average Monthly Wage (USD) indicator page.

Net Average Monthly Wage (USD) Unit 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Australia USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 3,252 3,224 3,964 4,674 4,890
Austria USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 2,986 2,947 2,841 3,057 2,880
Belgium USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 2,854 2,819 2,742 2,958 2,815
Denmark USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 3,473 3,455 3,438 3,701 3,466
Finland USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 3,173 3,152 3,065 3,294 3,147
Germany USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 2,907 2,767 2,797 3,024 2,858
Iceland USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 3,760 2,523 2,595 2,895 2,800
Ireland USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 3,415 3,072 2,926 3,072 2,857
Luxembourg USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 4,165 4,119 3,988 4,205 3,989
Netherlands USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 3,533 3,511 3,407 3,664 3,423
New Zealand USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 2,069 1,994 2,393 2,738 2,893
Norway USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 4,610 4,273 4,599 5,157 5,119
Sweden USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 3,255 2,945 3,204 3,630 3,585
Switzerland USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 5,299 5,335 5,616 6,680 6,461
USA USD ... ... ... ... ... ... 2,770 2,830 2,901 3,016 3,081