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Taxation: Key Tables from OECD

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2012 Income tax and social security contributions 2012

Single individual without children at income level of the average worker

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Income tax and social security contributions
Single individual without children at income level of the average worker
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Year 2011
As a percentage of gross wage earnings
USD at current PPPs
Total payment
Income tax
Social security contributions
Gross wage earnings
Australia
22.3
 
22.3
 
0.0
 
44 853
 
Austria
33.4
 
15.3
 
18.1
 
46 210
 
Belgium
42.2
 
28.2
 
14.0
 
49 351
 
Canada
22.7
 
15.5
 
7.3
 
37 549
 
Chile
7.0
 
0.0
 
7.0
 
14 530
 
Czech Republic
23.0
 
12.0
 
11.0
 
20 868
 
Denmark
38.7
 
28.0
 
10.7
 
48 994
 
Estonia
19.6
 
16.8
 
2.8
 
18 639
 
Finland
29.8
 
22.7
 
7.2
 
43 798
 
France
28.0
 
14.3
 
13.7
 
41 361
 
Germany
39.9
 
19.0
 
20.9
 
54 950
 
Greece 1
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Hungary
35.0
 
17.5
 
17.5
 
20 202
 
Iceland
28.3
 
27.8
 
0.5
 
40 507
 
Ireland
18.9
 
14.9
 
4.0
 
39 225
 
Israel 2
16.1
 
8.4
 
7.7
 
32 098
 
Italy
30.8
 
21.3
 
9.5
 
36 360
 
Japan
21.0
 
7.6
 
13.4
 
44 738
 
Korea
12.3
 
4.3
 
8.1
 
43 943
 
Luxembourg
28.1
 
15.0
 
13.1
 
53 480
 
Mexico
6.3
 
4.9
 
1.4
 
11 035
 
Netherlands
31.4
 
16.0
 
15.4
 
55 165
 
New Zealand
15.9
 
15.9
 
0.0
 
32 426
 
Norway
29.3
 
21.5
 
7.8
 
50 644
 
Poland
24.6
 
6.8
 
17.8
 
20 567
 
Portugal
24.5
 
13.5
 
11.0
 
27 836
 
Slovak Republic
22.9
 
9.5
 
13.4
 
18 589
 
Slovenia
33.4
 
11.3
 
22.1
 
27 577
 
Spain
21.9
 
15.6
 
6.4
 
35 528
 
Sweden
24.8
 
17.8
 
7.0
 
42 118
 
Switzerland
16.1
 
10.0
 
6.2
 
51 738
 
Turkey
27.4
 
12.4
 
15.0
 
21 736
 
United Kingdom
25.1
 
15.6
 
9.5
 
52 013
 
United States
22.8
 
17.2
 
5.6
 
46 800
 
OECD-Total
24.8
 
14.8
 
10.0
 
36 696
 
Last updated: 29 June 2012
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Not available
1.
The 2011 average earnings figure for Greece was not available at the final compilation stage.
2.
The statistical data for Israel are supplied by and under the responsibility of the relevant Israeli authorities. The use of such data by the OECD is without prejudice to the status of the Golan Heights, East Jerusalem and Israeli settlements in the West Bank under the terms of international law.
Source: Taxing Wages: Comparative tables,OECD Tax Statistics(database)
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