The wages of territorial civil service workers in 2007
In 2007, the average net wage of an officer working full time in the territorial civil service (FPT) was 1,709 euros. The average net wage rose by 2.8% in current euros between 2006 and 2007, an increase of 1.3% in constant euros due to rising prices. However, excluding from the scope in 2007 the 50,000 low-skilled workers transferred from the State to local authorities that year, this increase was 2% in constant euros. For just the people who in 2006 and 2007 were in the same authority and working full time, the increase was 4.4% in current euros and 2.8% in constant euros.