- 28 Mar 2019 6:53 AM
- Hungary Around the Clock
The average monthly net wage of a male blue-collar worker was Ft 224,000, compared with Ft 170,000 for women in similar positions.
There is also a wide gap in expected earnings based on gender. Among blue-collar workers, men said they would be satisfied to receive a net monthly Ft 371,000, while women said they would be content with Ft 249,000.
The respective figures among white-collar workers were Ft 432,000 and Ft 309,000.
The survey was based on interviews with 500 employees in manufacturing, commerce, tourism and transport.