South Africa Average Monthly Gross Wage  2004-2017 | Data | Chart

Wages in South Africa increased to 19170 ZAR/Month in the second quarter of 2017 from 18687 ZAR/Month in the first quarter of 2017. Wages in South Africa averaged 12356.47 ZAR/Month from 2004 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 19170 ZAR/Month in the second quarter of 2017 and a record low of 6742 ZAR/Month in the first quarter of 2005.

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South Africa Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 27.70 27.70 31.20 21.50 percent [+]
Employed Persons 9617000.00 9644000.00 9690000.00 3694977.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 6176.87 6214.11 6214.11 3873.00 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.90 60.50 60.80 53.60 percent [+]
Labour Costs 145.30 142.40 145.30 1.10 Index Points [+]
Wages 19170.00 18687.00 19170.00 6742.00 ZAR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 16680.00 16270.00 16830.00 6250.00 ZAR/Month [+]
Population 55.91 54.96 55.91 17.40 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 65.00 60.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 10800.00 10434.30 10800.00 10434.30 ZAR/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 7222.50 7054.90 7222.50 6716.40 ZAR/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 3650.00 3630.00 3650.00 2700.00 ZAR/Month [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 55.90 54.30 55.90 48.80 percent [+]
Wages High Skilled 20100.00 19800.00 20100.00 17900.00 ZAR/Month [+]
Employment Rate 43.30 43.74 46.17 41.00 percent [+]


South Africa Average Monthly Gross Wage

In South Africa, wages are benchmarked using the total value of salaries in the economy. This page provides - South Africa Total Quarterly Wages - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. South Africa Average Monthly Gross Wage - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
19170.00 18687.00 19170.00 6742.00 2004 - 2017 ZAR/Month Quarterly
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