Beruf  Monatslohn West   Stundenlohn West   Jahreslohn West   Monatslohn Ost   Stundenlohn Ost   Jahreslohn Ost  Unterschied
Mathematiker               3.798,00 €                     24,99 €            45.576,00 €            3.003,00 €                   19,76 €         36.036,00 € -20,90%
Wirtschaftsingenieur               3.645,00 €                     23,98 €            43.740,00 €            2.687,00 €                   17,68 €         32.244,00 € -26,30%
Psychologe               3.627,00 €                     23,86 €            43.524,00 €            3.017,00 €                   19,85 €         36.204,00 € -16,80%
Elektroingenieur               3.625,00 €                     23,85 €            43.500,00 €            2.727,00 €                   17,94 €         32.724,00 € -24,80%
Arzt               3.593,00 €                     23,64 €            43.116,00 €            3.194,00 €                   21,01 €         38.328,00 € -11,10%
Software-Ingenieur               3.574,00 €                     23,51 €            42.888,00 €            3.054,00 €                   20,09 €         36.648,00 € -14,50%
Diplomkaufmann               3.535,00 €                     23,26 €            42.420,00 €            3.013,00 €                   19,82 €         36.156,00 € -14,80%
Chemiker               3.533,00 €                     23,24 €            42.396,00 €            2.821,00 €                   18,56 €         33.852,00 € -20,20%
IT-Berater               3.487,00 €                     22,94 €            41.844,00 €            2.886,00 €                   18,99 €         34.632,00 € -17,20%
Leiter in der EDV               3.468,00 €                     22,82 €            41.616,00 €            2.604,00 €                   17,13 €         31.248,00 € -24,90%
Maschinenbauingenieur               3.422,00 €                     22,51 €            41.064,00 €            2.581,00 €                   16,98 €         30.972,00 € -24,60%
Physiker               3.415,00 €                     22,47 €            40.980,00 €            3.146,00 €                   20,70 €         37.752,00 € -7,90%
Δrztin               3.385,00 €                     22,27 €            40.620,00 €            3.009,00 €                   19,80 €         36.108,00 € -11,10%
Jurist               3.350,00 €                     22,04 €            40.200,00 €            2.832,00 €                   18,63 €         33.984,00 € -15,50%
Redakteur               3.214,00 €                     21,14 €            38.568,00 €            2.668,00 €                   17,55 €         32.016,00 € -17,00%
Bauingenieur                3.203,00 €                     21,07 €            38.436,00 €            2.412,00 €                   15,87 €         28.944,00 € -24,70%
Bankkaufmann                3.040,00 €                     20,00 €            36.480,00 €            2.528,00 €                   16,63 €         30.336,00 € -16,80%
Kreditsachbearbeiter               2.925,00 €                     19,24 €            35.100,00 €            2.754,00 €                   18,12 €         33.048,00 € -5,80%
Programmierer               2.802,00 €                     18,43 €            33.624,00 €            2.357,00 €                   15,51 €         28.284,00 € -15,90%
Datenverarbeitungsfachkraft               2.761,00 €                     18,16 €            33.132,00 €            1.925,00 €                   12,66 €         23.100,00 € -30,30%
Systemadministrator               2.730,00 €                     17,96 €            32.760,00 €            2.402,00 €                   15,80 €         28.824,00 € -12,00%
Sozialarbeiter               2.715,00 €                     17,86 €            32.580,00 €            2.115,00 €                   13,91 €         25.380,00 € -22,10%
Architekt               2.677,00 €                     17,61 €            32.124,00 €            2.298,00 €                   15,12 €         27.576,00 € -14,20%
Fernmeldetechniker               2.597,00 €                     17,09 €            31.164,00 €            2.071,00 €                   13,63 €         24.852,00 € -20,30%
Elektro techniker               2.587,00 €                     17,02 €            31.044,00 €            2.217,00 €                   14,59 €         26.604,00 € -14,30%
Fachinformatiker               2.513,00 €                     16,53 €            30.156,00 €            2.127,00 €                   13,99 €         25.524,00 € -15,40%
Steuerfach angestellter               2.465,00 €                     16,22 €            29.580,00 €            1.723,00 €                   11,34 €         20.676,00 € -30,10%
EDV-Operator               2.464,00 €                     16,21 €            29.568,00 €            1.704,00 €                   11,21 €         20.448,00 € -30,80%
Direktions-Assistentin               2.453,00 €                     16,14 €            29.436,00 €            1.840,00 €                   12,11 €         22.080,00 € -25,00%
Buchhalter                2.438,00 €                     16,04 €            29.256,00 €            1.762,00 €                   11,59 €         21.144,00 € -27,70%
Einkδufer (Handel)               2.322,00 €                     15,28 €            27.864,00 €            1.625,00 €                   10,69 €         19.500,00 € -30,00%
Werkzeugmacher               2.312,00 €                     15,21 €            27.744,00 €            1.547,00 €                   10,18 €         18.564,00 € -33,10%
Webdesigner               2.300,00 €                     15,13 €            27.600,00 €            1.359,00 €                    8,94 €         16.308,00 € -41,00%
Abteilungssekretδrin               2.272,00 €                     14,95 €            27.264,00 €            1.653,00 €                   10,88 €         19.836,00 € -27,20%
Bautechniker               2.268,00 €                     14,92 €            27.216,00 €            2.008,00 €                   13,21 €         24.096,00 € -11,50%
Dreher/Frδser               2.249,00 €                     14,80 €            26.988,00 €            1.540,00 €                   10,13 €         18.480,00 € -31,50%
Industriekaufmann               2.244,00 €                     14,76 €            26.928,00 €            1.621,00 €                   10,66 €         19.452,00 € -27,80%
Maschinenschlosser               2.214,00 €                     14,57 €            26.568,00 €            1.551,00 €                   10,20 €         18.612,00 € -29,90%
Zentralheizungsinstallateur               2.194,00 €                     14,43 €            26.328,00 €            1.402,00 €                    9,22 €         16.824,00 € -36,10%
Medien gestalter               2.162,00 €                     14,22 €            25.944,00 €            1.468,00 €                    9,66 €         17.616,00 € -32,10%
Maurer               2.140,00 €                     14,08 €            25.680,00 €            1.424,00 €                    9,37 €         17.088,00 € -33,50%
Lagerverwalter               2.112,00 €                     13,89 €            25.344,00 €            1.619,00 €                   10,65 €         19.428,00 € -23,30%
Groίhandelskaufmann               2.077,00 €                     13,66 €            24.924,00 €            1.631,00 €                   10,73 €         19.572,00 € -21,50%
Verwaltungsangestellter               2.071,00 €                     13,63 €            24.852,00 €            1.995,00 €                   13,13 €         23.940,00 € -3,70%
Chemielaborant               2.066,00 €                     13,59 €            24.792,00 €            1.857,00 €                   12,22 €         22.284,00 € -10,10%
Straίen- und Tiefbauer               2.066,00 €                     13,59 €            24.792,00 €            1.626,00 €                   10,70 €         19.512,00 € -21,30%
Erzieherin               2.062,00 €                     13,57 €            24.744,00 €            1.646,00 €                   10,83 €         19.752,00 € -20,20%
Gas, Wasserinstallateur               2.062,00 €                     13,57 €            24.744,00 €            1.362,00 €                    8,96 €         16.344,00 € -33,90%
Technischer Zeichner               2.043,00 €                     13,44 €            24.516,00 €            1.518,00 €                    9,99 €         18.216,00 € -25,70%
Sekretδrin               2.020,00 €                     13,29 €            24.240,00 €            1.683,00 €                   11,07 €         20.196,00 € -16,70%
Metallfacharbeiter               2.002,00 €                     13,17 €            24.024,00 €            1.608,00 €                   10,58 €         19.296,00 € -19,70%
Tischler               1.991,00 €                     13,10 €            23.892,00 €            1.242,00 €                    8,17 €         14.904,00 € -37,60%
ITSystem elektroniker               1.971,00 €                     12,97 €            23.652,00 €            1.804,00 €                   11,87 €         21.648,00 € -8,50%
Feinmechaniker               1.970,00 €                     12,96 €            23.640,00 €            1.744,00 €                   11,47 €         20.928,00 € -11,50%
Hausmeister               1.962,00 €                     12,91 €            23.544,00 €            1.564,00 €                   10,29 €         18.768,00 € -20,30%
Filialleiter (Handel)               1.931,00 €                     12,70 €            23.172,00 €            1.769,00 €                   11,64 €         21.228,00 € -8,40%
Kfz Mechaniker               1.931,00 €                     12,70 €            23.172,00 €            1.322,00 €                    8,70 €         15.864,00 € -31,50%
Stahlbauschlosser               1.921,00 €                     12,64 €            23.052,00 €            1.291,00 €                    8,49 €         15.492,00 € -32,80%
Krankenschwester               1.915,00 €                     12,60 €            22.980,00 €            1.506,00 €                    9,91 €         18.072,00 € -21,40%
Callcenter Agent               1.887,00 €                     12,41 €            22.644,00 €            1.432,00 €                    9,42 €         17.184,00 € -24,10%
Landschaftsgδrtner               1.873,00 €                     12,32 €            22.476,00 €            1.611,00 €                   10,60 €         19.332,00 € -14,00%
Baufachwerker               1.871,00 €                     12,31 €            22.452,00 €            1.540,00 €                   10,13 €         18.480,00 € -17,70%
Elektroinstallateur               1.868,00 €                     12,29 €            22.416,00 €            1.368,00 €                    9,00 €         16.416,00 € -26,80%
Altenpfleger               1.835,00 €                     12,07 €            22.020,00 €            1.444,00 €                    9,50 €         17.328,00 € -21,30%
Schlosser               1.812,00 €                     11,92 €            21.744,00 €            1.732,00 €                   11,39 €         20.784,00 € -4,40%
Krankenpflegehelferin               1.780,00 €                     11,71 €            21.360,00 €            1.335,00 €                    8,78 €         16.020,00 € -25,00%
Lagerarbeiter               1.707,00 €                     11,23 €            20.484,00 €            1.302,00 €                    8,57 €         15.624,00 € -23,70%
Einzelhandelskaufmann               1.666,00 €                     10,96 €            19.992,00 €            1.579,00 €                   10,39 €         18.948,00 € -5,20%
Empfangsangestellte               1.589,00 €                     10,45 €            19.068,00 €            1.287,00 €                    8,47 €         15.444,00 € -19,00%
Busfahrer                1.583,00 €                     10,41 €            18.996,00 €            1.244,00 €                    8,18 €         14.928,00 € -21,40%
Einzelhandelskauffrau               1.512,00 €                       9,95 €            18.144,00 €            1.433,00 €                    9,43 €         17.196,00 € -5,20%
Auslieferungsfahrer               1.506,00 €                       9,91 €            18.072,00 €            1.187,00 €                    7,81 €         14.244,00 € -21,20%
Altenpflegerin               1.477,00 €                       9,72 €            17.724,00 €            1.162,00 €                    7,64 €         13.944,00 € -21,30%
Kraftfahrer               1.437,00 €                       9,45 €            17.244,00 €            1.073,00 €                    7,06 €         12.876,00 € -25,30%
Verkδuferin               1.413,00 €                       9,30 €            16.956,00 €            1.125,00 €                    7,40 €         13.500,00 € -20,40%
Gebδudereinigerin               1.328,00 €                       8,74 €            15.936,00 €            1.118,00 €                    7,36 €         13.416,00 € -15,80%
Koch               1.311,00 €                       8,63 €            15.732,00 €               985,00 €                    6,48 €         11.820,00 € -24,90%
Kellner               1.299,00 €                       8,55 €            15.588,00 €            1.194,00 €                    7,86 €         14.328,00 € -8,10%
Kφchin               1.184,00 €                       7,79 €            14.208,00 €               890,00 €                    5,86 €         10.680,00 € -24,80%
Kellnerin               1.150,00 €                       7,57 €            13.800,00 €            1.057,00 €                    6,95 €         12.684,00 € -8,10%
 Quelle: Lohnspiegel der Hans-Bφckler-Stiftung, Bruttoeinkommen, April 2007.
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