Annual report 2012

8. Employee benefits expense

EUR thousand 2012 2011

Salaries and wage compensation

113,968 111,444

Social security contributions

24,911 23,715

- of which pension insurance contributions

9,990 10,252

Other employee benefits expense

18,334 15,001

Total employee benefits expense

157,213 150,160

As at 31 December 2012 the Telekom Slovenije Group employed 4,514 staff (2011: 4,602).


Group's staff structure in terms of education

No. of staff in terms of required education 1 Jan 2012 31 Dec 2012 Changes in 2012 Average no. of staff based on hours worked and in terms of education in 2012 Average no. of staff based on hours worked and in terms of education in 2011
Level I 3 2 -1 101 3
Level II 25 27 2 25 22
Level III 11 12 1 4 13
Level IV 661 632 -29 564 690
Level V 1,435 1,476 41 1,344 1,591
Level VI 1,011 968 -43 943 883
Level VII 1,575 1,573 -2 1,422 1,377
Master's and doctor's degree 40 35 -5 110 23

Total

4,761 4,725 -36 4,514 4,603