Wages in Italy increased 1.70 percent in December of 2018 over the same month in the previous year. Wage Growth in Italy averaged 4.02 percent from 1983 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 15.80 percent in July of 1983 and a record low of 0.30 percent in February of 2017.
Wage Growth in Italy is expected to be 1.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Wage Growth in Italy to stand at 1.70 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Italy Hourly Wage Inflation YoY is projected to trend around 1.90 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.