Chile - Wage & Salaries





Chile: Wage & Salaries

Mnemonic YPEWS.ICHL
Unit CLP per hr., NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 0.53 %
Data Jun 2022 5,841
May 2022 5,811

Series Information

Source National Institute of Statistics (INE)
Release Average Hourly Wage Index
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2016
End Date 6/30/2022

Chile: Labor

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Agriculture Employment Jun 2022 509.34 534.62 Ths. # 3-mo. MA, NSA Monthly
Labor Force Jun 2022 9,587 9,604 Ths. # 3-mo MA, NSA Monthly
Labor Force Employment Jun 2022 8,838 8,855 Ths. # 3-mo MA, NSA Monthly
Total Employment Jun 2022 8,838 8,855 Ths. # 3-mo. MA, NSA Monthly
Unemployment Jun 2022 748.91 749.54 Ths. # 3-mo MA, NSA Monthly
Unemployment Rate Jun 2022 7.81 7.8 % 3-mo MA, NSA Monthly
Wage & Salaries Jun 2022 5,841 5,811 CLP per hr., NSA Monthly

Release Information

The National Institute of Statistics (INE) reports monthly average monthly wage indexes according to activity. Figures are based 2016 = 100 and are not seasonally adjusted (NSA).

These short term indicators allow for comparison of successive months and show variation in wages, labor costs, and jobs at the national level. 

Companies are placed into economic activity categories according to the good with the highest sales volume. Economic activities include agriculture, defense, private households with domestic service, and extraterritorial organizations and bodies

The concept of remuneration is above-mentioned to a part of the existing labor force in the labor market, pertaining to employed workers in businesses or institutions with ten or more industrious, excluding to the employers and independent workers.  The divisions of the economic activities correspond to them established by the CIIU Rev. 4, the Chilean localization of UN ISIC Rev. 4.  The branch Agriculture is excluded, hunt, agriculture and fishing, due to technical difficulties to obtain information Source:  National institute of Statistics (INE).

Data is not subject to revisions. 

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