Definition: Employee income
Employee income is defined as the total remuneration, in cash or in kind, payable by an employer to an employee in return for work done by the latter during the income reference period.
The employee income is broken down into:
1. Gross cash or near-cash employee income (PY010G);
2. Gross non-cash employee income (PY020G);
3. Employers' social insurance contributions (PY030G).
Commission Regulation (EC) No 1980/2003 of 21 October 2003 implementing Regulation (EC) No 1177/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning Community statistics on income and living conditions (EU-SILC) as regards definitions and updated definitions