Average Monthly Cash Earnings of Regular Employees

  Total cash earnings Real wages (Total cash earnings) Contractual cash earnings Scheduled cash earnings
  Annual percent change Annual percent change
  Manufacturing   Manufacturing Annual percent change Annual percent change
Calendar year ¥ % % % % % %
2013 316,023 -0.2 -0.7 -0.7 -1.2 -0.8 -1.0
2014 319,175 0.5 1.8 -2.8 -1.6 0.0 -0.3
2015 315,856 0.1 0.4 -0.8 -0.5 0.3 0.3
2016 317,862 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.2 0.3
2017 319,453 0.4 1.5 -0.2 0.9 0.5 0.5
2018 323,547 1.4 1.8 0.2 0.6 0.9 0.8
2018 Sep 270,599 0.7 -0.1 -0.6 -1.4 0.4 0.5
  Oct 272,218 1.1 1.1 -0.6 -0.6 1.1 1.1
  Nov 285,187 1.7 3.3 0.8 2.2 1.3 1.3
  Dec 565,789 1.5 2.0 1.1 1.6 0.6 0.7
2019 Jan 272,135 -0.6 -0.5 -0.7 -0.7 -0.6 -0.6
  Feb 264,578 -0.7 -0.1 -1.0 -0.2 -0.2 -0.1
  Mar 281,418 -1.3 0.5 -1.9 -0.1 -0.7 -0.6
  Apr 276,557 -0.3 -0.1 -1.4 -1.1 -0.3 -0.1
  May 275,198 -0.5 3.2 -1.3 2.4 -0.4 -0.6
  Jun 451,692 0.4 -1.4 -0.5 -2.3 -0.2 -0.1
  Jul 374,621 -1.0 -0.8 -1.7 -1.5 0.0 0.1
  Aug 276,699 -0.1 0.3 -0.5 0.0 0.2 0.1
  Sep 271,945 0.5 -0.6 0.2 -0.8 0.3 0.3
  Oct p 273,466 p  0.5 p  0.1 p  0.1 p -0.1 p  0.6 p  0.6
Source MHLW "Monthly Labour Survey"
NOTES:
5 or more regular employees.
Line graph. Total cash earnings/Scheduled cash earnings/Real wages(5 or more regular employees(Annual percent change).
    See the table above for data.