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    Average Weekly Earnings

    Source: ONS - Average Weekly Earnings for All Sectors

    Note:

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  • 2011-2016
  • 2005-2010
  • 2000-2004
  • All years: Earnings
  • All years: Annual % Change
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    Average Weekly Earnings: 2011-2016
      2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    Jan 467 2.19 457 1.6 450 1.7 442 1.1 437 1.0 433 2.2
    Feb 469 2.40 458 2.4 448 1.2 443 0.7 439 1.7 432 2.1
    Mar 468(r) 1.96(r) 460 2.8 447 1.0 443 0.6 441 1.9 432 1.7
    Apr 472(p) 2.61(p) 460(r) 2.8 448 0.5 446 1.4 440 1.7 433 2.1
    May     461 2.8 449 0.7 446 1.1 441 1.7 433 2.3
    Jun     462 2.8 449 0.8 446 0.9 442 2.0 433 2.0
    Jul     463 2.9 450 0.8 446 1.0 442 1.9 434 1.6
    Aug     463 2.6 451 1.1 446 0.6 444 2.1 434 1.5
    Sep     463(r) 1.9 454 1.8 446 0.8 442 1.5 436 1.7
    Oct     463 1.6(r) 456(r) 2.0(r) 447 1.0 442 1.3 437 1.8
    Nov     465(r) 2.2(r) 455 1.7 447 0.7 444 1.4 438 1.8
    Dec     465 2.1 456 1.6 449 1.3 443 1.2 438 1.9

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    Average Weekly Earnings: 2005-2010
      2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    Jan 423 1.8 416 2.8 404 4.1 388 3.7 374 4.1 360 4.2
    Feb 423 1.5 417 2.6 406 4.2 390 3.8 375 4.2 360 4.2
    Mar 425 2.1 417 2.1 408 4.1 392 4.2 376 3.8 362 4.4
    Apr 424 1.4 418 1.8 411 4.8 392 4.0 377 3.7 363 4.3
    May 424 1.2 419 2.2 409 3.8 395 4.2 379 4.0 364 4.2
    Jun 425 1.4 419 2.0 411 3.5 397 4.2 381 4.2 365 4.2
    Jul 427 2.2 418 1.4 412 3.4 398 4.6 381 3.6 367 4.4
    Aug 428 2.3 418 1.3 413 3.3 400 4.9 381 3.4 369 4.4
    Sep 428 2.2 419 1.4 414 3.3 400 4.5 383 3.5 370 4.6
    Oct 429 2.2 419 1.0 415 3.6 401 3.9 386 4.0 371 4.2
    Nov 430 2.4 420 1.0 416 3.2 403 4.2 386 4.0 371 4.2
    Dec 429 1.9 421 1.3 416 3.1 403 4.0 388 4.1 372 3.7

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    Average Weekly Earnings: 2000-2004
      2004 2003 2002 2001 2000
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    %
    Change
    £
    Earnings
    Jan 345 3.4 334 3.4 323 4.5 309 3.6 298
    Feb 346 3.3 335 2.9 325 5.2 309 3.7 298
    Mar 347 3.4 335 2.9 326 4.8 311 4.5 298
    Apr 348 3.5 336 3.0 327 4.2 313 5.4 297
    May 350 3.6 337 3.3 327 4.1 314 4.9 299
    Jun 351 3.7 338 2.9 329 4.5 314 4.9 300
    Jul 352 3.8 339 2.9 329 4.0 316 5.4 300
    Aug 353 3.9 340 3.6 328 3.1 319 5.6 302
    Sep 354 3.7 341 3.6 329 3.4 319 4.8 304
    Oct 356 3.9 342 3.7 330 3.2 320 4.8 305
    Nov 356 3.7 344 3.8 331 3.0 321 4.8 307
    Dec 359 4.1 345 4.3 331 2.9 322 4.5 308

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    Average Weekly Earnings: 2001-2016
    Year JanFebMarApr MayJunJulAug SepOctNovDec
    2016 467 469 469(r) 472(p)                
    2015 457 458 460 460(r) 461 462 463 463 463(r) 463 465(r) 465(p)
    2014 450 448 447 448 449 449 450 451 454 456(r) 455 456
    2013 442 443 443 446 446 446 446 446 446 447 447 449
    2012 437 439 441 440 441 442 442 444 442 442 444 443
    2011 433 432 432 433 433 433 434 434 436 437 438 438
    2010 423 423 425 424 424 425 427 428 428 429 430 429
    2009 416417417418419419418418419419420421
    2008 404406408411409411412413414415416416
    2007 388390392392395397398400400401403403
    2006 374375376377379381381381383386386388
    2005 360 360 362 363 364 365 367 369 370 371 371372
    2004 345346347348350351352353354356356359
    2003 334335335336337338339340341342344345
    2002 323325326327327329329328329330331331
    2001 309309311313314314316319319320321322
    2000 298298298297299300300302304305307308

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    With effect from January 2016 ONS ceased publishing annual percentage increases. abacus are now calculating such figures from the 'whole pounds' average weekly wage provided by ONS. abacus calculated figures are shown in dark blue to 2 decimal places. However, any retrospective changes by ONS to average weekly wage figures are not reflected in the ONS percentages shown below.

    Annual Percentage Change: 2001-2016
    Year JanFebMarApr MayJunJulAug SepOctNovDec
    2016 2.19 2.40 1.96(r) 2.61(p)                
    2015 1.6 2.4 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.9 2.6 1.9 1.6(r) 2.2(r) 2.1
    2014 1.7 1.2 1.0 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.8 1.1 1.8 2.0(r) 1.7 1.6
    2013 1.1 0.7 0.6 1.4 1.1 0.9 1.0 0.6 0.8 1.0 0.7 1.3
    2012 1.0 1.7 1.9 1.7 1.7 2.0 1.9 2.1 1.5 1.3 1.4 1.2
    2011 2.2 2.1 1.7 2.1 2.3 2.0 1.6 1.5 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.9
    2010 1.8 1.5 2.1 1.4 1.2 1.4 2.2 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.4 1.9
    2009 2.8 2.6 2.1 1.8 2.2 2.0 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.0 1.0 1.3
    2008 4.14.24.14.83.83.53.43.33.33.63.23.1
    2007 3.73.84.24.04.24.24.64.94.53.94.24.0
    2006 4.14.23.83.74.04.23.63.43.54.04.04.1
    2005 4.24.24.44.34.24.24.44.44.64.24.23.7
    2004 3.43.33.43.53.63.73.83.93.73.93.74.1
    2003 3.42.92.93.03.32.92.93.63.63.73.84.3
    2002 4.55.24.84.24.14.54.03.13.43.23.02.9
    2001 3.63.74.55.44.94.95.45.64.84.84.84.5

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