Private and public sectors

Gross monthly wage, 2016 - Middle value (median), in Swiss francs
  Professional position
Total 1+2 3 4 5
Total 7 873 11 295 9 179 7 949 7 273
  women 7 404 10 201 8 428 7 329 7 020
men 8 466 12 031 9 683 8 395 7 581
Total 6 235 10 000 8 095 6 808 5 719
  women 5 632 8 381 7 282 6 249 5 264
men 6 593 10 580 8 540 7 067 5 962
Total 6 502 10 310 8 328 6 977 5 935
  women 6 011 8 861 7 580 6 481 5 607
men 6 830 10 878 8 760 7 238 6 121
Professional position :
1+2 = Top, upper and middle management
3 = Lower management
4 = Lowest management level
5 = No management function

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