Salaries edge up in June - back to September 2009 levels

Posted on 5 August 2010
Average pay in the quarter to June 2010 is still about the same as it was nine months earlier. However there has been a slight up-tick in earnings since the March 2010 quarter, and average earnings are just over 2% higher than during the same period last year.
NZ average hourly earnings to June 2010

Total average weekly earnings(*) according to the Quarterly Employment Survey (QES) were $965.28 as of June 2010. Average earnings for men were $1063.08 per week, and for women $858.85 per week.

*Total earnings include overtime and benefits