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 Hourly wage (euro) Wage per job Monthly wages Monthly wage including overtime (euro) Wage per job Monthly wages Monthly wage excluding overtime (euro) Wage per job Yearly wage Yearly wage including bonuses (euro) Wage per job Yearly wage Yearly wage excluding special payments (euro) Wage per job Yearly wage Bonuses and allowances (euro) Wage per job Yearly wage Additional tax liability for company car (euro)
Total Total Total Total employed persons 2020 24.07 2,692 2,663 37,280 32,310 4,970 470
Total Total Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 23.31 2,363 2,350 30,830 28,350 2,480 830
Total Total Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 22.08 2,577 2,533 35,080 30,920 4,160 600
Total Total Total 100 or more employed persons 2020 25.00 2,812 2,785 39,610 33,750 5,860 330
Total Total Cao-sector: private companies Total employed persons 2020 23.36 2,689 2,650 36,980 32,270 4,720 650
Total Total Cao-sector: private companies 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 22.99 2,340 2,327 30,550 28,080 2,470 850
Total Total Cao-sector: private companies 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 21.93 2,609 2,560 35,450 31,300 4,150 660
Total Total Cao-sector: private companies 100 or more employed persons 2020 24.34 2,873 2,830 40,400 34,470 5,930 570
Total Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations Total employed persons 2020 23.43 2,247 2,240 31,160 26,970 4,200 60
Total Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 30.02 2,794 2,784 36,040 33,530 2,520 450
Total Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 22.64 2,177 2,167 29,840 26,120 3,720 150
Total Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 100 or more employed persons 2020 23.23 2,230 2,223 31,100 26,760 4,340 30
Total Total Cao-sector: government Total employed persons 2020 28.61 3,312 3,305 47,170 39,740 7,430 10
Total Total Cao-sector: government 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 29.44 2,596 2,593 36,240 31,150 5,080 80
Total Total Cao-sector: government 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 27.59 2,724 2,721 38,880 32,690 6,190 10
Total Total Cao-sector: government 100 or more employed persons 2020 28.65 3,337 3,330 47,520 40,040 7,480 10
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total employed persons 2020 21.12 1,691 1,681 23,150 20,300 2,850 130
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 19.08 1,293 1,287 16,810 15,510 1,300 310
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 19.33 1,527 1,514 20,510 18,320 2,180 180
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Total 100 or more employed persons 2020 22.09 1,845 1,834 25,600 22,130 3,460 70
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies Total employed persons 2020 19.02 1,457 1,443 19,590 17,490 2,100 200
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 18.67 1,257 1,251 16,320 15,080 1,240 320
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 18.75 1,471 1,458 19,640 17,660 1,990 210
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies 100 or more employed persons 2020 19.31 1,545 1,526 21,110 18,540 2,580 140
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations Total employed persons 2020 22.18 1,860 1,856 25,720 22,320 3,390 20
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 24.30 1,814 1,805 23,850 21,770 2,080 180
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 21.51 1,771 1,763 24,170 21,250 2,920 50
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 100 or more employed persons 2020 22.17 1,874 1,870 25,990 22,480 3,510 10
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government Total employed persons 2020 28.30 2,568 2,564 36,500 30,810 5,690 0
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 27.65 1,919 1,916 26,800 23,030 3,770 50
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 26.84 2,149 2,147 30,720 25,790 4,930 0
Total Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government 100 or more employed persons 2020 28.37 2,591 2,587 36,830 31,090 5,740 0
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Total Total employed persons 2020 26.01 3,927 3,875 54,710 47,120 7,580 880
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 26.16 3,970 3,946 51,880 47,640 4,240 1,600
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 23.48 3,608 3,533 49,390 43,290 6,100 1,020
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Total 100 or more employed persons 2020 27.10 4,058 4,010 57,630 48,690 8,940 660
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies Total employed persons 2020 25.52 3,910 3,847 54,230 46,920 7,310 1,090
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 25.77 3,912 3,888 51,200 46,950 4,250 1,610
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 23.37 3,604 3,526 49,290 43,250 6,040 1,050
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies 100 or more employed persons 2020 26.78 4,098 4,034 58,200 49,180 9,020 960
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations Total employed persons 2020 26.30 3,746 3,727 52,250 44,950 7,300 220
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 38.80 5,836 5,822 73,910 70,030 3,870 1,300
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 24.91 3,620 3,601 50,010 43,440 6,570 490
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 100 or more employed persons 2020 25.73 3,643 3,624 51,310 43,710 7,600 120
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government Total employed persons 2020 28.83 4,131 4,121 58,920 49,580 9,340 20
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 31.81 4,381 4,377 61,120 52,580 8,540 170
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 28.47 3,842 3,837 54,730 46,110 8,620 20
Total Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government 100 or more employed persons 2020 28.83 4,139 4,129 59,030 49,670 9,360 20
Sex: Male Total Total Total employed persons 2020 25.50 3,251 3,202 45,120 39,010 6,120 750
Sex: Male Total Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 25.45 2,984 2,964 38,930 35,800 3,120 1,210
Sex: Male Total Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 23.23 3,050 2,981 41,670 36,600 5,080 870
Sex: Male Total Total 100 or more employed persons 2020 26.59 3,416 3,369 48,400 40,990 7,400 570
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: private companies Total employed persons 2020 25.01 3,208 3,152 44,340 38,490 5,850 890
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: private companies 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 25.11 2,945 2,926 38,470 35,340 3,120 1,220
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: private companies 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 23.14 3,051 2,981 41,670 36,620 5,050 890
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: private companies 100 or more employed persons 2020 26.16 3,401 3,341 48,160 40,810 7,340 780
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations Total employed persons 2020 25.15 2,977 2,963 41,170 35,720 5,450 170
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 38.78 4,431 4,420 56,120 53,170 2,950 1,020
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 24.63 2,856 2,836 39,340 34,270 5,080 400
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 100 or more employed persons 2020 24.32 2,894 2,880 40,400 34,730 5,670 80
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: government Total employed persons 2020 29.40 3,753 3,742 53,600 45,030 8,570 20
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: government 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 33.40 3,432 3,428 48,060 41,180 6,880 180
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: government 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 29.38 3,489 3,481 49,610 41,870 7,740 30
Sex: Male Total Cao-sector: government 100 or more employed persons 2020 29.40 3,759 3,748 53,700 45,110 8,590 20
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total Total employed persons 2020 21.44 1,716 1,696 23,440 20,600 2,850 230
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 20.41 1,386 1,378 17,950 16,630 1,320 460
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 19.58 1,542 1,518 20,810 18,500 2,310 270
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Total 100 or more employed persons 2020 22.45 1,899 1,876 26,360 22,780 3,570 130
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies Total employed persons 2020 20.09 1,558 1,534 21,060 18,690 2,360 280
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 20.05 1,354 1,347 17,550 16,250 1,300 460
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 19.30 1,509 1,485 20,340 18,110 2,220 280
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: private companies 100 or more employed persons 2020 20.54 1,678 1,648 23,070 20,140 2,930 190
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations Total employed persons 2020 22.34 2,062 2,054 28,390 24,740 3,650 60
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 29.77 2,320 2,312 29,950 27,840 2,100 440
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 22.29 1,940 1,926 26,560 23,280 3,290 130
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 100 or more employed persons 2020 21.89 2,061 2,054 28,540 24,730 3,810 20
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government Total employed persons 2020 30.09 2,675 2,669 38,110 32,100 6,010 0
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 28.58 2,470 2,466 35,080 29,640 5,440 10
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: part-time Cao-sector: government 100 or more employed persons 2020 30.13 2,683 2,676 38,220 32,190 6,030 0
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Total Total employed persons 2020 26.62 4,050 3,987 56,420 48,600 7,820 1,020
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 27.05 4,117 4,089 53,800 49,400 4,400 1,740
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 24.06 3,720 3,631 50,940 44,640 6,300 1,130
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Total 100 or more employed persons 2020 27.78 4,195 4,137 59,720 50,340 9,370 790
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies Total employed persons 2020 26.27 4,039 3,967 56,070 48,470 7,610 1,200
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 26.68 4,061 4,033 53,140 48,740 4,400 1,740
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 23.98 3,713 3,623 50,830 44,560 6,270 1,150
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: private companies 100 or more employed persons 2020 27.62 4,244 4,169 60,420 50,920 9,500 1,070
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations Total employed persons 2020 26.85 3,834 3,814 53,150 46,010 7,140 280
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 43.58 6,629 6,616 83,380 79,550 3,830 1,640
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 26.16 3,876 3,850 53,580 46,510 7,060 700
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: subsidised corporations 100 or more employed persons 2020 25.79 3,651 3,630 51,160 43,810 7,360 140
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government Total employed persons 2020 29.21 4,236 4,223 60,550 50,830 9,710 20
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 29.70 4,139 4,128 58,870 49,670 9,200 40
Sex: Male Type of employment contract: full-time Cao-sector: government 100 or more employed persons 2020 29.20 4,238 4,224 60,580 50,850 9,720 20
Sex: Female Total Total Total employed persons 2020 22.00 2,088 2,080 28,790 25,060 3,730 160
Sex: Female Total Total 0 to 9 employed persons 2020 19.36 1,568 1,563 20,470 18,820 1,650 330
Sex: Female Total Total 10 to 99 employed persons 2020 19.83 1,893 1,884 25,540 22,710 2,830 220
Sex: Female Total Total 100 or more employed persons 2020 23.07 2,249 2,240 31,400 26,980 4,410 110
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.

Changes as of 19 October 2021:
The final figures for 2020 are added.

Changes as of 22 April 2021:
The publication strategy of this table has been changed. From 2021, provisional figures will be published in April. The final figures are published seven months later.
The underlying codes of the selection 'Size of company' have been changed.
Provisional figures for 2020 are added.

When will new figures be published?
The provisional figures for 2021 will be published in April 2022.

Description topics

Wage per job
Hourly wage
The hourly wage are calculated by the sum of gross wage of all the jobs of employees of the related population divide by the sum of the corresponding working hours. These wages and hours are summed by subpopulation and period.

The agreed gross wage is excluding bonuses/allowances and overtime pay, but including the value according to tax of non-monetary remuneration liable to tax.
The working hours are the hours paid for a job excluding overtime hours, holiday leave and public holidays. Leave in compensation for shorter working hours (ADV) is not recognized as working hours, so this is not included in the calculation.

Bonuses and allowances are occasional payments that are part of the gross wages such as holiday allowance, profit sharing and performance bonuses.
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.
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.
Yearly wage including bonuses
The yearly wage including bonuses and allowances, such as holiday allowance, profit sharing, performance bonuses etc.
Yearly wage excluding special payments
The yearly wage excluding bonuses and allowances, such as holiday allowance, profit sharing, performance bonuses etc.
Bonuses and allowances
Occasional payments that are part of the gross wages such as holiday allowance, profit sharing, performance bonuses etc.
These do not include contributions to wage savings schemes, compensation for dismissal, compensation for medical expenses and wages paid for overtime.
Additional tax liability for company car
Fixed value of private use of a company car minus extra payment by the employee for this use.