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
Source MHLW "Monthly Labour Survey"
Calendar year ¥ % % % % % %
2012 314,126 -0.9 -0.2 -0.9 -0.2 -0.2 -0.3
2013 314,048 -0.4 -0.7 -0.9 -1.2 -0.9 -1.0
2014 316,567 0.4 1.8 -2.8 -1.6 -0.1 -0.4
2015 313,801 0.1 0.4 -0.9 -0.5 0.2 0.3
2016 315,590 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.2 0.2
2017 316,966 0.4 1.3 -0.2 0.7 0.4 0.4
2017 Sep 267,248 0.9 2.7 -0.1 1.6 0.7 0.7
  Oct 267,433 0.2 1.0 -0.1 0.6 0.3 0.3
  Nov 277,885 0.9 1.1 0.1 0.5 0.4 0.3
  Dec 551,896 0.9 2.2 -0.3 1.1 0.6 0.6
2018 Jan 272,902 1.2 0.4 -0.6 -1.3 1.1 1.1
  Feb 265,434 1.0 1.2 -0.8 -0.6 0.6 0.6
  Mar 284,367 2.0 3.5 0.7 2.2 1.2 1.2
  Apr 276,663 0.6 1.7 -0.2 0.8 0.9 0.9
  May 275,508 2.1 1.5 1.3 0.6 1.4 1.3
  Jun 447,206 3.3 4.1 2.5 3.3 1.3 1.1
  Jul 376,619 1.6 1.5 0.5 0.4 1.1 1.0
  Aug 276,123 0.8 1.8 -0.7 0.2 1.3 1.4
  Sep 269,656 0.8 0.2 -0.6 -1.1 0.7 0.7
  Oct p 271,333 p  1.5 p  1.1 p -0.1 p -0.6 p  1.4 p  1.3
NOTES:
5 or more regular employees.
Total cash earnings/Scheduled cash earnings/Real wages(5 or more regular employees(Annual percent change)