In Minsk Oblast in 2019, the average salary increased by 13.7%

At a committee meeting devoted to summing up the results of 2019 and plans for 2020 in Dzerzhinsk, the chairman of the committee on labor, employment and social protection of Minsk Oblast Executive Committee Tamara Krasovskaya said that the nominal average monthly salary in the region for 2019 amounted to 1098 rubles, an increase to the level 2018 - 13.7%.


Representatives of such spheres as mining earned 1,807.8 rubles, information and communications - 1,945.4 rubles. Education workers were charged 729.9 rubles, institutions of creativity, entertainment and leisure, sports - 756.5 rubles. State employees received 816 rubles, agricultural workers - 835.9 rubles.

Also in the region they control both the increase in salaries and the timeliness of payments. The number of salary debtors is also decreasing. In 2019, the region accounted for only 5.9% of the total number of debtor organizations. In 12 districts out of 23, wage arrears were not allowed.

The plans for the current year include ensuring further salary growth, monitoring problem organizations, and narrowing the wage gap between the public sector and the general level in Belarus.

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