Monthly earnings up 5.5 per cent
Full-time employees in fish farming had average monthly earnings, excluding overtime pay, of NOK 42 000 as per 1 October 2014. This is a year-on-year increase of 5.5 per cent or NOK 2 200.
|Monthly earnings||Basic monthly salary|
|2013||2014||2013 - 2014||2013||2014||2013 - 2014|
|Fish farming, total||39 800||42 000||5.5||36 900||38 700||4.9|
|Senior officials and managers||62 900||66 200||5.2||58 300||60 400||3.6|
|Fish farmers, etc.||35 900||37 800||5.3||33 000||34 600||4.8|
Fish farmers, which is the largest occupational group in fish farming, had average monthly earnings of NOK 37 800. This corresponds to a year-on-year increase of NOK 1 900 or 5.3 per cent. Average monthly earnings of senior officials and managers were NOK 66 200, which gives a year-on-year growth of 5.2 per cent or NOK 3 300.
The statistics are based on information from a sample of fish farming enterprises covering a total of 3 502 full-time employees and 300 part-time employees. The total number of employees that forms the basis for weighting is 5 816 in transport and storage, according to the Norwegian Central Register of Enterprises and Establishments.
The statistics is published with Earnings.