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Basic SELECT statement: Get the average salary and number of employees

MySQL Basic Select Statement: Exercise-8 with Solution

Write a query to get the average salary and number of employees in the employees table.

Sample table: employees


Code:

SELECT AVG(salary), COUNT(*) 
     FROM employees;

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Result :


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