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  • date:2020-05-12
Monthly Wages and Salaries (by Industries)

In 2019, the average monthly earnings per employee in the industrial and services sectors in Taiwan stood at NT$53,667, which indicated an increase of 2.4% over the previous year.

In the industrial sector, the average monthly earnings per employee was NT$52,839, which was 1.6% more than the previous year. And the average monthly earnings per employee was NT$53,740, with an increase of 1.5% in the manufacturing subsector. 
In the services sector, the average monthly earnings per employee was NT$54,282, which showed an increase of 2.99% over the previous year. 

Source: Earnings and Productivity Statistics, December 2019

Industries 2018 2019 Annual Change(%)
Average Monthly Earnings of Employees by Industry
 Wearing Apparel & Clothing Accessories  NT$37,734  NT$36,763 -2.57
 Petroleum & Coal products NT$88,627 NT$91,255 2.97
 Chemical Materials  NT$75,607  NT$76,546  1.24
 Pharmaceuticals & Medicinal Chemical Products  NT$51,621  NT$51,565 -0.11
 Electronic Parts & Components NT$71,309  NT$71,910 0.84
 Computers, Electronic & Optical Products  NT$74,324  NT$76,366 2.75
 Electrical Equipment  NT$44,511  NT$45,724 2.73
 Machinery & Equipment  NT$43,074   NT$43,445 0.86
 Motor Vehicles & Parts  NT$47,901  NT$48,181 0.58
 Wholesale & Retail Trade  NT$49,798  NT$51,439 3.30
 Transportation & Storage  NT$54,994  NT$55,525 0.97
 Accommodation & Food Service  NT$34,077  NT$34,731  1.92
 Information & Communications  NT$69,909  NT$72,160 3.22
 Financial & Insurance NT$89,125  NT$93,074 4.33
 Professional, Scientific & Technical Activities  NT$58,773  NT$61,272  4.25
 Healthcare NT$67,014  NT$68,492 2.21
 Education NT$26,033 NT$26,791 3.60
 Arts, Entertainment & Recreation  NT$38,742  NT$39,520  2.01
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