Earnings

Average gross weekly wages for full-time employees

The average (median) gross weekly wage for a full-time employee in the North East LEP area was below the English level in 2019 (£532.50 compared to £591.40) and was the second lowest among the 8 core city LEPs. 

While the North East weekly wage increased by 11.2% between 2014 and 2019 , this is below the rate of growth observed nationally and the second lowest percentage increase of the core city LEPs.

Median gross weekly wages of full-time employees (£), 2019

Last updated:
18/11/2019
Published by:
North East LEP

Source: Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings - Workplace Analysis [Nomis, last updated 29 October 2019]

Data information: Based on core city LEPs, England


Median gross weekly wages of full-time employees, % change 2014 to 2019

Last updated:
18/11/2019
Published by:
North East LEP

Source: Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings - Workplace Analysis [Nomis, last updated 29 October 2019]

Data information: Based on core city LEPs, England

  1. Earnings in workplaces in the selected geographies
  2. Data is not available for England excluding London
  3. Data does not include information about self-employed people