Swiss Decrease of 0.2 % in nominal wages in 2021 and of 0.8 % in real wages

 

The Swiss nominal wage index fell by 0.2 % on average in 2021 compared with 2020. It settled at 99.8 points (base 2020 = 100). Given an average annual inflation rate of +0.6 %, real wages fell by 0.8 % (99.2 points, base 2020 = 100) according to calculations by the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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