Employment; sex, type of employment contract, employee charac., cao-sector

Employment; sex, type of employment contract, employee charac., cao-sector

Sex of employee Type of employment contract Cao-sector Other characteristics employee Periods Wage per job Yearly wage Bonuses and allowances (euro)
Total Total Total Total 2020 4,970
Total Total Total Age: 0 to 14 years 2020 50
Total Total Total Age: 15 to 19 years 2020 360
Total Total Total Age: 20 to 24 years 2020 1,620
Total Total Total Age: 25 to 29 years 2020 3,600
Total Total Total Age: 30 to 34 years 2020 4,920
Total Total Total Age: 35 to 39 years 2020 5,710
Total Total Total Age: 40 to 44 years 2020 6,330
Total Total Total Age: 45 to 49 years 2020 6,880
Total Total Total Age: 50 to 54 years 2020 6,800
Total Total Total Age: 55 to 59 years 2020 6,560
Total Total Total Age: 60 to 64 years 2020 6,200
Total Total Total Age: 65 to 74 years 2020 5,140
Total Total Total Age: 75 years or older 2020 1,450
Total Total Total Nationality: Dutch 2020 4,920
Total Total Total Nationality: EU 14 (excuding Dutch) 2020 9,490
Total Total Total Nationality: other EU countries 2020 2,490
Total Total Total Nationality: stateless / unknown 2020 6,580
Total Total Total Nationality: other 2020 0
Total Total Sector private companies Total 2020 4,720
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 0 to 14 years 2020 50
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 15 to 19 years 2020 330
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 20 to 24 years 2020 1,410
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 25 to 29 years 2020 3,250
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 30 to 34 years 2020 4,740
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 35 to 39 years 2020 5,650
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 40 to 44 years 2020 6,390
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 45 to 49 years 2020 7,180
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 50 to 54 years 2020 7,080
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 55 to 59 years 2020 6,790
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 60 to 64 years 2020 5,990
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 65 to 74 years 2020 4,080
Total Total Sector private companies Age: 75 years or older 2020 1,430
Total Total Sector private companies Nationality: Dutch 2020 4,600
Total Total Sector private companies Nationality: EU 14 (excuding Dutch) 2020 10,180
Total Total Sector private companies Nationality: other EU countries 2020 2,450
Total Total Sector private companies Nationality: stateless / unknown 2020 6,890
Total Total Sector private companies Nationality: other 2020 0
Total Total Subsidised corporations Total 2020 4,200
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 0 to 14 years 2020 0
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 15 to 19 years 2020 500
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 20 to 24 years 2020 2,000
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 25 to 29 years 2020 3,850
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 30 to 34 years 2020 4,430
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 35 to 39 years 2020 4,630
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 40 to 44 years 2020 4,730
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 45 to 49 years 2020 4,650
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 50 to 54 years 2020 4,580
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 55 to 59 years 2020 4,570
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 60 to 64 years 2020 4,760
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 65 to 74 years 2020 5,780
Total Total Subsidised corporations Age: 75 years or older 2020 0
Total Total Subsidised corporations Nationality: Dutch 2020 4,210
Total Total Subsidised corporations Nationality: EU 14 (excuding Dutch) 2020 4,910
Total Total Subsidised corporations Nationality: other EU countries 2020 2,680
Total Total Subsidised corporations Nationality: stateless / unknown 2020 3,010
Total Total Subsidised corporations Nationality: other 2020 0
Total Total Sector government Total 2020 7,430
Total Total Sector government Age: 0 to 14 years 2020 0
Total Total Sector government Age: 15 to 19 years 2020 1,130
Total Total Sector government Age: 20 to 24 years 2020 3,330
Total Total Sector government Age: 25 to 29 years 2020 5,520
Total Total Sector government Age: 30 to 34 years 2020 6,540
Total Total Sector government Age: 35 to 39 years 2020 7,210
Total Total Sector government Age: 40 to 44 years 2020 7,820
Total Total Sector government Age: 45 to 49 years 2020 8,120
Total Total Sector government Age: 50 to 54 years 2020 8,440
Total Total Sector government Age: 55 to 59 years 2020 8,350
Total Total Sector government Age: 60 to 64 years 2020 8,580
Total Total Sector government Age: 65 to 74 years 2020 10,020
Total Total Sector government Age: 75 years or older 2020 0
Total Total Sector government Nationality: Dutch 2020 7,460
Total Total Sector government Nationality: EU 14 (excuding Dutch) 2020 7,020
Total Total Sector government Nationality: other EU countries 2020 5,550
Total Total Sector government Nationality: stateless / unknown 2020 5,710
Total Total Sector government Nationality: other 2020 0
Total Part-time Total Total 2020 2,850
Total Part-time Total Age: 0 to 14 years 2020 50
Total Part-time Total Age: 15 to 19 years 2020 280
Total Part-time Total Age: 20 to 24 years 2020 1,100
Total Part-time Total Age: 25 to 29 years 2020 2,380
Total Part-time Total Age: 30 to 34 years 2020 3,310
Total Part-time Total Age: 35 to 39 years 2020 3,860
Total Part-time Total Age: 40 to 44 years 2020 4,030
Total Part-time Total Age: 45 to 49 years 2020 3,830
Total Part-time Total Age: 50 to 54 years 2020 3,700
Total Part-time Total Age: 55 to 59 years 2020 3,860
Total Part-time Total Age: 60 to 64 years 2020 4,080
Total Part-time Total Age: 65 to 74 years 2020 3,010
Total Part-time Total Age: 75 years or older 2020 950
Total Part-time Total Nationality: Dutch 2020 2,890
Total Part-time Total Nationality: EU 14 (excuding Dutch) 2020 3,840
Total Part-time Total Nationality: other EU countries 2020 1,630
Total Part-time Total Nationality: stateless / unknown 2020 1,810
Total Part-time Total Nationality: other 2020 0
Total Part-time Sector private companies Total 2020 2,100
Total Part-time Sector private companies Age: 0 to 14 years 2020 40
Total Part-time Sector private companies Age: 15 to 19 years 2020 260
Total Part-time Sector private companies Age: 20 to 24 years 2020 900
Total Part-time Sector private companies Age: 25 to 29 years 2020 1,790
Source: CBS.
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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 coding of the category 'Nationality: other EU countries' has 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
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.
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.