Telephone: +44 (0)1633 456398
Frequency of release: Annually
Geographical coverage: GB
Geographical breakdown: GB
Survey name(s): Monthly Wages and Salaries Survey
Average Weekly Earnings (AWE) is the key National Statistics indicator of short-term earnings growth, which provides monthly estimates of the level of average weekly earnings per employee. AWE became the lead measure in January 2010, taking over from the Average Earnings Index (AEI).
These National Statistics are produced to high professional standards and released according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.