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Median weekly earnings were highest in County Dublin in 2018

Median weekly earnings for County Dublin were €645.78 in 2018. This was 9.0% higher than the average for the State, at €592.60, and 36.5% higher than Donegal which, at €473.12, had the lowest median weekly earnings.

Kildare county recorded the highest median weekly earnings for males in 2018 at €724.87 followed by Dublin county at €714.67. The lowest median weekly earnings for males was recorded in Donegal at €513.46; this was 29.2% lower than the Kildare figure. The highest median weekly earnings for females was in Dublin county at €573.00 which was 35.4% higher than the lowest median of €423.07 recorded for females in Donegal. See Table 7.2 and Figure 7.1

 

 

 

Show Table: Table 7.1 Mean weekly earnings by county and sex

Show Table: Table 7.2 Median weekly earnings by county and sex

X-axis labelMaleFemaleAll
Dublin714.67573645.78
Rest of Leinster653.83503.03584.95
Munster652.93490574.98
Connacht615.5510.73566.5
Ulster (Part of)545.77444.12499.98
Total659.58517.62592.6
Show Table: Table 7.3 Mean weekly earnings by region of residence and sex

Show Table: Table 7.4 Median weekly earnings by region of residence and sex

Total median earnings were highest in the Dublin region in 2018 at €645.78 followed by the Mid-East region at €608.96. The lowest median weekly earnings were in the Border region at €510.38. Males (€714.67) and females (€573.00) in the Dublin region recorded the highest median weekly earnings. See Table 7.6 and Figure 7.3

X-axis labelMaleFemaleAll
Border555.35459.38510.38
West620.42510.73569.35
Mid-West637.74495.45571.52
South-East610.11470.27546.99
South-West668.33490.73581.17
Dublin714.67573645.78
Mid-East690.94521.54608.96
Midlands623.74493.15566.67
Total659.58517.62592.6
Show Table: Table 7.5 Mean weekly earnings by region (NUTS 3) and sex

Show Table: Table 7.6 Median weekly earnings by region (NUTS 3) and sex

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