Employment; sex,type of employment contract,job characteristics,cao-sector

Employment; sex,type of employment contract,job characteristics,cao-sector

Sex of employee Type of employment contract Cao-sector Job characteristics 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 2021* 2,756 2,725
Total Total Total Job type: temporary 2021* 1,628 1,563
Total Total Total Job type: stand-by 2021* 711 703
Total Total Total Job type: manager large shareholder 2021* 4,910 4,908
Total Total Total Job type: trainee post 2021* 311 310
Total Total Total Job Type: WSW 2021* 1,688 1,686
Total Total Total Job type: regular job 2021* 3,097 3,063
Total Total Total Type of contract: specified time 2021* 1,575 1,550
Total Total Total Type of contract: unspecified time 2021* 3,228 3,192
Total Total Total Type of contract: other 2021* 4,910 4,908
Total Total Total Working hours: less than 12 hours a week 2021* 372 367
Total Total Total Working hours: 12 to 19 hours a week 2021* 1,049 1,041
Total Total Total Working hours: 20 to 24 hours a week 2021* 1,791 1,783
Total Total Total Working hours: 25 to 29 hours a week 2021* 2,399 2,382
Total Total Total Working hours: 30 to 34 hours a week 2021* 2,953 2,929
Total Total Total Working hours: 35 hours a week or more 2021* 3,992 3,940
Total Total Total Payed overtime: yes 2021* 3,066 2,667
Total Total Total Payed overtime: no 2021* 2,730 2,730
Total Total Total Car of the company: yes 2021* 5,350 5,326
Total Total Total Car of the company: no 2021* 2,564 2,532
Total Total Sector private companies Total 2021* 2,754 2,713
Total Total Sector private companies Job type: temporary 2021* 1,618 1,553
Total Total Sector private companies Job type: stand-by 2021* 672 664
Total Total Sector private companies Job type: manager large shareholder 2021* 4,790 4,788
Total Total Sector private companies Job type: trainee post 2021* 369 368
Total Total Sector private companies Job Type: WSW 2021* 1,601 1,597
Total Total Sector private companies Job type: regular job 2021* 3,185 3,137
Total Total Sector private companies Type of contract: specified time 2021* 1,490 1,460
Total Total Sector private companies Type of contract: unspecified time 2021* 3,347 3,296
Total Total Sector private companies Type of contract: other 2021* 4,790 4,788
Total Total Sector private companies Working hours: less than 12 hours a week 2021* 328 323
Total Total Sector private companies Working hours: 12 to 19 hours a week 2021* 902 892
Total Total Sector private companies Working hours: 20 to 24 hours a week 2021* 1,563 1,552
Total Total Sector private companies Working hours: 25 to 29 hours a week 2021* 2,019 1,989
Total Total Sector private companies Working hours: 30 to 34 hours a week 2021* 2,755 2,720
Total Total Sector private companies Working hours: 35 hours a week or more 2021* 3,971 3,908
Total Total Sector private companies Payed overtime: yes 2021* 3,023 2,606
Total Total Sector private companies Payed overtime: no 2021* 2,725 2,725
Total Total Sector private companies Car of the company: yes 2021* 5,350 5,325
Total Total Sector private companies Car of the company: no 2021* 2,481 2,438
Total Total Subsidised corporations Total 2021* 2,305 2,298
Total Total Subsidised corporations Job type: temporary 2021* 1,830 1,772
Total Total Subsidised corporations Job type: stand-by 2021* 1,024 1,020
Total Total Subsidised corporations Job type: manager large shareholder 2021* 7,372 7,371
Total Total Subsidised corporations Job type: trainee post 2021* 242 242
Total Total Subsidised corporations Job Type: WSW 2021* 1,689 1,687
Total Total Subsidised corporations Job type: regular job 2021* 2,472 2,465
Total Total Subsidised corporations Type of contract: specified time 2021* 1,619 1,611
Total Total Subsidised corporations Type of contract: unspecified time 2021* 2,493 2,486
Total Total Subsidised corporations Type of contract: other 2021* 7,372 7,371
Total Total Subsidised corporations Working hours: less than 12 hours a week 2021* 522 518
Total Total Subsidised corporations Working hours: 12 to 19 hours a week 2021* 1,192 1,187
Total Total Subsidised corporations Working hours: 20 to 24 hours a week 2021* 1,902 1,899
Total Total Subsidised corporations Working hours: 25 to 29 hours a week 2021* 2,443 2,437
Total Total Subsidised corporations Working hours: 30 to 34 hours a week 2021* 2,928 2,920
Total Total Subsidised corporations Working hours: 35 hours a week or more 2021* 3,863 3,848
Total Total Subsidised corporations Payed overtime: yes 2021* 3,152 2,889
Total Total Subsidised corporations Payed overtime: no 2021* 2,282 2,282
Total Total Subsidised corporations Car of the company: yes 2021* 5,309 5,299
Total Total Subsidised corporations Car of the company: no 2021* 2,268 2,261
Total Total Sector government Total 2021* 3,373 3,366
Total Total Sector government Job type: temporary 2021* 0 0
Total Total Sector government Job type: stand-by 2021* 806 805
Total Total Sector government Job type: manager large shareholder 2021* 0 0
Total Total Sector government Job type: trainee post 2021* 292 292
Total Total Sector government Job Type: WSW 2021* 0 0
Total Total Sector government Job type: regular job 2021* 3,458 3,451
Total Total Sector government Type of contract: specified time 2021* 2,313 2,310
Total Total Sector government Type of contract: unspecified time 2021* 3,635 3,627
Total Total Sector government Type of contract: other 2021* 0 0
Total Total Sector government Working hours: less than 12 hours a week 2021* 589 585
Total Total Sector government Working hours: 12 to 19 hours a week 2021* 1,623 1,619
Total Total Sector government Working hours: 20 to 24 hours a week 2021* 2,322 2,319
Total Total Sector government Working hours: 25 to 29 hours a week 2021* 3,134 3,129
Total Total Sector government Working hours: 30 to 34 hours a week 2021* 3,727 3,715
Total Total Sector government Working hours: 35 hours a week or more 2021* 4,205 4,197
Total Total Sector government Payed overtime: yes 2021* 3,770 3,527
Total Total Sector government Payed overtime: no 2021* 3,361 3,361
Total Total Sector government Car of the company: yes 2021* 5,643 5,623
Total Total Sector government Car of the company: no 2021* 3,368 3,360
Total Part-time Total Total 2021* 1,736 1,723
Total Part-time Total Job type: temporary 2021* 1,168 1,128
Total Part-time Total Job type: stand-by 2021* 581 577
Total Part-time Total Job type: manager large shareholder 2021* 2,484 2,483
Total Part-time Total Job type: trainee post 2021* 247 247
Total Part-time Total Job Type: WSW 2021* 1,314 1,313
Total Part-time Total Job type: regular job 2021* 2,110 2,097
Total Part-time Total Type of contract: specified time 2021* 1,034 1,022
Total Part-time Total Type of contract: unspecified time 2021* 2,188 2,174
Total Part-time Total Type of contract: other 2021* 2,484 2,483
Total Part-time Total Working hours: less than 12 hours a week 2021* 372 367
Total Part-time Total Working hours: 12 to 19 hours a week 2021* 1,049 1,041
Total Part-time Total Working hours: 20 to 24 hours a week 2021* 1,791 1,783
Total Part-time Total Working hours: 25 to 29 hours a week 2021* 2,396 2,381
Total Part-time Total Working hours: 30 to 34 hours a week 2021* 2,939 2,918
Total Part-time Total Working hours: 35 hours a week or more 2021* 3,388 3,334
Total Part-time Total Payed overtime: yes 2021* 2,190 1,883
Total Part-time Total Payed overtime: no 2021* 1,715 1,715
Total Part-time Total Car of the company: yes 2021* 3,546 3,522
Total Part-time Total Car of the company: no 2021* 1,694 1,681
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, working hours company car: yes or no, and overtime: yes or no)
- 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.