Employment; jobs, wages, working hours, SIC2008; key figures

Employment; jobs, wages, working hours, SIC2008; key figures

Characteristics job / employee / company Industrial classes / branches (SIC2008) Periods Wage per job Yearly wage Additional tax liability for company car (euro)
Total B-F Industry and energy 2021 780
Total B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 560
Sex: Male B-F Industry and energy 2021 890
Sex: Male B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 640
Sex: Female B-F Industry and energy 2021 350
Sex: Female B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 270
Age: Younger than 15 years B-F Industry and energy 2021 0
Age: Younger than 15 years B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 0
Age: 15 to 19 years B-F Industry and energy 2021 20
Age: 15 to 19 years B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 10
Age: 20 to 24 years B-F Industry and energy 2021 160
Age: 20 to 24 years B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 70
Age: 25 to 29 years B-F Industry and energy 2021 420
Age: 25 to 29 years B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 220
Age: 30 to 34 years B-F Industry and energy 2021 620
Age: 30 to 34 years B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 380
Age: 35 to 39 years B-F Industry and energy 2021 800
Age: 35 to 39 years B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 530
Age: 40 to 44 years B-F Industry and energy 2021 980
Age: 40 to 44 years B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 680
Age: 45 to 49 years B-F Industry and energy 2021 1,070
Age: 45 to 49 years B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 780
Age: 50 to 54 years B-F Industry and energy 2021 1,050
Age: 50 to 54 years B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 800
Age: 55 to 59 years B-F Industry and energy 2021 910
Age: 55 to 59 years B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 680
Age: 60 to 64 years B-F Industry and energy 2021 740
Age: 60 to 64 years B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 540
Age: 65 to 74 years B-F Industry and energy 2021 710
Age: 65 to 74 years B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 540
Age: 75 years or older B-F Industry and energy 2021 930
Age: 75 years or older B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 770
Type of employment contract: full-time B-F Industry and energy 2021 960
Type of employment contract: full-time B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 700
Type of employment contract: part-time B-F Industry and energy 2021 300
Type of employment contract: part-time B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 200
Working hours: less than 12 hours a week B-F Industry and energy 2021 160
Working hours: less than 12 hours a week B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 100
Working hours: 12 to19 hours a week B-F Industry and energy 2021 200
Working hours: 12 to19 hours a week B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 140
Working hours: 20 to 29 hours a week B-F Industry and energy 2021 220
Working hours: 20 to 29 hours a week B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 150
Working hours: 25 to 29 hours a week B-F Industry and energy 2021 210
Working hours: 25 to 29 hours a week B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 130
Working hours: 30 to 34 hours a week B-F Industry and energy 2021 340
Working hours: 30 to 34 hours a week B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 210
Working hours: 35 hours a week or more B-F Industry and energy 2021 950
Working hours: 35 hours a week or more B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 700
0 to 9 employed persons B-F Industry and energy 2021 820
0 to 9 employed persons B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 770
10 to 99 employed persons B-F Industry and energy 2021 760
10 to 99 employed persons B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 610
100 or more employed persons B-F Industry and energy 2021 780
100 or more employed persons B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 500
Cao-sector: private companies B-F Industry and energy 2021 830
Cao-sector: private companies B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 610
Cao-sector: subsidised corporations B-F Industry and energy 2021 20
Cao-sector: subsidised corporations B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 20
Cao-sector: government B-F Industry and energy 2021 70
Cao-sector: government B-E Industry (no construction), energy 2021 70
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

Table description


This table comprises yearly figures on the main aspects of employment, wages and working hours in the Netherlands. The information in this table is classified according to Standard Industrial Classification of all Economic Activities (SIC 2008) and can be broken down into:
- employee characteristics (age and sex)
- job characteristics (type of employment contract and working hours)
- company characteristics (size of the firm and collective wage agreements)

Data available from: 2009.

Status of the figures:
Figures for the years 2009 to 2021 are definite.

Changes as of 12 October 2022:
The provisional figures for 2021 are replaced by definite ones.

When will new figures be published?
The provisional figures for 2022 will be published in April 2023.

Description topics

Wage per job
Yearly wage
Agreed gross salary including the value according to tax of non-monetary remuneration liable to tax and paid overtime. The private tax benefits of a company car are not included. The average yearly wage is determined by dividing the yearly wage sum by the average number of jobs in a year.
Additional tax liability for company car
Fixed value of private use of a company car minus extra payment by the employee for this use.