Employment; sex, type of employment contract, size of company, cao-sector

Employment; sex, type of employment contract, size of company, cao-sector

Sex of employee Type of employment contract Cao-sector Size of company Periods Wage per job Monthly wages Monthly wage including overtime (euro) Wage per job Monthly wages Monthly wage excluding overtime (euro)
Total Total Total Total employed persons 2021* 2,756 2,725
Total Total Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 2,427 2,412
Total Total Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 2,646 2,598
Total Total Total 100 or more employed persons 2021* 2,876 2,847
Total Total Cao-sector: private companies Total employed persons 2021* 2,754 2,713
Total Total Cao-sector: private companies 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 2,405 2,390
Total Total Cao-sector: private companies 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 2,682 2,629
Total Total Cao-sector: private companies 100 or more employed persons 2021* 2,937 2,892
Total Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations Total employed persons 2021* 2,305 2,298
Total Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 2,855 2,846
Total Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 2,220 2,211
Total Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 100 or more employed persons 2021* 2,290 2,283
Total Total Cao-sector: government Total employed persons 2021* 3,373 3,366
Total Total Cao-sector: government 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 2,701 2,698
Total Total Cao-sector: government 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 2,759 2,755
Total Total Cao-sector: government 100 or more employed persons 2021* 3,398 3,390
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total employed persons 2021* 1,736 1,723
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 1,303 1,296
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 1,582 1,566
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total 100 or more employed persons 2021* 1,895 1,881
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies Total employed persons 2021* 1,489 1,471
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 1,265 1,258
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 1,524 1,506
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies 100 or more employed persons 2021* 1,579 1,555
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations Total employed persons 2021* 1,913 1,909
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 1,869 1,860
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 1,807 1,799
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 100 or more employed persons 2021* 1,929 1,925
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government Total employed persons 2021* 2,636 2,631
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 2,076 2,073
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 2,271 2,269
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government 100 or more employed persons 2021* 2,657 2,652
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Total Total employed persons 2021* 4,014 3,961
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 4,068 4,042
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 3,697 3,619
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Total 100 or more employed persons 2021* 4,139 4,092
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies Total employed persons 2021* 3,999 3,935
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 4,015 3,989
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 3,692 3,610
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies 100 or more employed persons 2021* 4,183 4,119
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations Total employed persons 2021* 3,837 3,821
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 5,791 5,781
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 3,717 3,701
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 100 or more employed persons 2021* 3,736 3,720
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government Total employed persons 2021* 4,201 4,191
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 0 0
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 4,102 4,095
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government 100 or more employed persons 2021* 4,202 4,192
Sex: Male Total Total Total employed persons 2021* 3,314 3,263
Sex: Male Total Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 3,042 3,021
Sex: Male Total Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 3,125 3,050
Sex: Male Total Total 100 or more employed persons 2021* 3,478 3,429
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: private companies Total employed persons 2021* 3,274 3,214
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: private companies 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 3,006 2,985
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: private companies 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 3,128 3,051
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: private companies 100 or more employed persons 2021* 3,466 3,402
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations Total employed persons 2021* 3,027 3,012
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 4,409 4,400
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 2,900 2,881
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 100 or more employed persons 2021* 2,947 2,933
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: government Total employed persons 2021* 3,807 3,796
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: government 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 3,631 3,628
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: government 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 3,515 3,506
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: government 100 or more employed persons 2021* 3,814 3,802
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total employed persons 2021* 1,751 1,723
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 1,351 1,342
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 1,608 1,575
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total 100 or more employed persons 2021* 1,945 1,913
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies Total employed persons 2021* 1,587 1,555
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 1,318 1,308
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 1,575 1,541
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies 100 or more employed persons 2021* 1,719 1,677
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations Total employed persons 2021* 2,104 2,094
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 2,334 2,325
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 1,965 1,949
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 100 or more employed persons 2021* 2,108 2,098
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government Total employed persons 2021* 2,756 2,746
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 0 0
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 2,553 2,548
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government 100 or more employed persons 2021* 2,764 2,754
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Total Total employed persons 2021* 4,136 4,072
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 4,216 4,187
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 3,813 3,719
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Total 100 or more employed persons 2021* 4,274 4,215
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies Total employed persons 2021* 4,131 4,057
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 4,165 4,136
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 3,805 3,710
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies 100 or more employed persons 2021* 4,332 4,257
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations Total employed persons 2021* 3,929 3,911
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 6,587 6,577
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 3,999 3,977
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 100 or more employed persons 2021* 3,743 3,724
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government Total employed persons 2021* 4,271 4,259
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 0 0
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 4,320 4,308
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government 100 or more employed persons 2021* 4,270 4,257
Sex: Female Total Total Total employed persons 2021* 2,158 2,149
Sex: Female Total Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2021* 1,634 1,629
Sex: Female Total Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2021* 1,959 1,949
Sex: Female Total Total 100 or more employed persons 2021* 2,322 2,312
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 2020 are definite. Figures for 2021 are provisional.

Changes as of 22 April 2022:
Provisional figures for 2021 are added.

When will new figures be published?
The final figures for 2021 will be published in October 2022.

Description topics

Wage per job
Monthly wages
The monthly wage is the agreed gross salary, excluding bonuses/allowances, but 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. There is a difference between monthly wage including paid overtime and excluding paid overtime.
The average monthly wage in a year is determined by dividing the yearly wage sum by 12 times the average number of jobs in that year.

Monthly wage including overtime
The monthly wage including paid overtime.
Monthly wage excluding overtime
The monthly wage excluding paid overtime.