The wages and salaries paid by businesses and organisations in Wollongong is estimated at $6.280 billion. Wollongong represents 62.42 % of the $10.062 billion in wages & salaries paid by businesses and organisations in Illawarra, 2.39 % of the $262.383 billion in wages & salaries paid by businesses and organisations in New South Wales and 0.78 % of the $800.956 billion in wages & salaries paid by businesses and organisations in Australia.
Definition: Wages & Salaries in this report refers to the value of entitlements earned by employees from their employers for services rendered, includes wages and salaries received by employees in cash and in kind (e.g. provision of food, accommodation or motor vehicles), and employers' social contributions such as superannuation contributions and workers' compensation premiums. Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics Cat. 5209.0.55.001.
Source: Latest REMPLAN data incorporating Australian Bureau of Statistics’ (ABS) June 2016 Gross State Product, 2013 / 2014 National Input Output Tables and 2011 Census Place of Work Employment Data.
Maps: State, Suburb, Local Government Area, Statistical Local Area and Statistical Area geographic boundaries are sourced from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Destination Zone boundaries are sourced from Vic Roads, Transport NSW, Department of Transport and Main Roads (QLD), Department for Planning and Infrastructure (WA), Department of Lands and Planning (NT), Department for Transport, Energy and Infrastructure (SA), Department of Infrastructure, Energy and Resources (TAS) and Transport and Planning (ACT).
The presentation of Place of Work data in this profile corresponds to Destination Zone boundaries so may not align with official ABS geographic boundaries.