File Workers and Correspondence

Occupation (3131) - 2021-Q1

  • 69.6k, Workforce
  • $4.71k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 38.7, Average age
  • 38.1, Weekly hours worked
  • 4.8, Weekly days worked
  • 1.4%, Workforce with second job
  • 15.1%, Informal Workforce
  • 13.6, Average years of Schooling

About File Workers and Correspondence

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The workforce of File Workers and Correspondence during first quarter of 2021 was 69.6k people, whose salary averaged $4.71k MX working around 38.1 hours per week.

The average age of File Workers and Correspondence was 38.7 years. The workforce was distributed in 58.5% men with an average salary of $4.77k MX and, 41.5% women with average salary of $4.63k MX.

The best average salaries received by File Workers and Correspondence were in Durango ($14.2k MX), Nayarit ($12.6k MX), and Aguascalientes ($12k MX) while the workforce was larger in Ciudad de México (18.3k), Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (10.3k), and San Luis Potosí (4.53k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services ($16k MX), Support Activities for Rail Transportation ($14k MX), and Activities Related to Credit Intermediation ($13.1k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals (8.75k), Regulation and Promotion of Economic Development (14.2%), and Public Administration (11.8%).

67.1% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $3.05k MX and 32.9% to men with an average salary of $5.35k MX.

At the level of states, San Luis Potosí had the highest percentage of informal workers with 48.5% corresponding to 2.2k from 4.53k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Tabasco with a 3.31% corresponding to 57 from 1.72k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 69.6k, Workforce 2021-Q1
  • $4.71k MX, Average monthly salary 2021-Q1

At first quarter of 2021, the people who worked as File Workers and Correspondence were 69.6k being a 2.01% lower than the fourth quarter of 2020. (71k).

In the same period, an average salary of $4.71k MX was observed, registering a drop of 1.24%, compared to the fourth quarter of 2020 ($4.77k MX).

Workforce by State

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Top 1 Workforce 2021-Q1: 18.3k, Ciudad de México

Greater Increase in Workforce 2019-Q4/ 2021-Q1: 6.96k, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave

Greater Decrease in Workforce 2019-Q4 / 2021-Q1: 11.6k, Estado de México

The states with the highest number of File Workers and Correspondence during the first quarter of 2021 were Ciudad de México (18.3k), Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (10.3k), and San Luis Potosí (4.53k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2020 and the first quarter of 2021, the main positive variations occurred in Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave and Puebla with an increase of 6.96k (208%) and 2.12k (234%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Estado de México and Guerrero with a decrease of 11.6k (85.9%) and 4.11k (86.1%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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Top 1 Average Salary 2021-Q1: $14.2k MX, Durango

Greater Salary Increase 2020-Q1 / 2021-Q1: $7.43k MX, Querétaro

Greater Salary Decrease 2020-Q1 / 2021-Q1: $12k MX, Morelos

The states with the best average salaries for File Workers and Correspondence during first quarter of 2021 were Durango ($14.2k MX), Nayarit ($12.6k MX), and Aguascalientes ($12k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2020 and the first quarter of 2021, the positive salary growth was higher in Querétaro and Aguascalientes with an increase of $7.43k MX (341%) and $6.71k MX (127%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Morelos and Sinaloa with a decrease of $12k MX (100%) and $4.71k MX (55.7%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2021-Q1: 40.2, Women

At first quarter of 2021, the male workforce in File Workers and Correspondence represented the 58.5% of the employed population and women 41.5%. The male and female workforce was higher in the age group 25 to 34 years (12.8k men and 10.2k women).

The highest average salary was $4.82k MX received by women from 25 to 34 years, while the lowest average salary was $4.82k MX received by women from 25 to 34 years.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

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Average Schooling in Years (2021-Q1)

  • 13.6, Women
  • 13.6, Men

At first quarter of 2021 the male workforce in File Workers and Correspondence was higher in the educational segment with 10 to 12 years of schooling (18.1k), while the female workforce was higher in the educational segment with 16 to 18 years of schooling (12.6k).

The highest average salary was $6.37k MX received by women with 10 to 12 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $3.86k MX received by men with 10 to 12 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

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The visualization shows the distribution of File Workers and Correspondence in different industries and economic sectors.

At first quarter of 2021, the workforce was higher in Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals (16.4%), Regulation and Promotion of Economic Development (14.2%), and Public Administration (11.8%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services ($16k MX), Support Activities for Rail Transportation ($14k MX), and Activities Related to Credit Intermediation ($13.1k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2021-Q1

  • 15.1%, File Workers and Correspondence
  • 55.1%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the first quarter of 2021, the labor informality of File Workers and Correspondence reached a 15.1%, which implied a decrease from 1.69 percentage points compared to the fourth quarter of 2020  (16.8%) and an increase from 1.76 percentage points compared to the same period of the previous year (13.3%).

The labor informality of this occupation was lower than informality at the country level in 40 percentage points during the first quarter of 2021.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 48.5%, San Luis Potosí

Less Labor Informality: 3.31 %, Tabasco

At first quarter of 2021, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in File Workers and Correspondence were San Luis Potosí (48.5%), Sonora (36.9%), and Hidalgo (35%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Tamaulipas (4.12%), Baja California Sur (3.99%), and Tabasco (3.31%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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The workforce of File Workers and Correspondence during the first quarter of 2021 was higher in the age group with 25 to 34 years concentrating 23k workers of which 82.7% corresponds to formal employment (19k) and 17.3% to informal employment (3.98k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 10 to 12 years of schooling concentrating 27.6k workers of which 89.7%  corresponds to formal employment (24.8k) and 10.3% corresponds to informal employment (2.84k).