Named the maximum pension in Ukraine

Назван размер максимальной пенсии в Украине


The maximum pension in Ukraine is 10 thousand 740 hryvnias.

The maximum pension in Ukraine today is 10740 hryvnia. This was stated by Deputy Minister of social policy Mykola Shambir, reports UKRINFORM.

“Today the maximum pension is 10740 hryvnia,” – said Shambir.

According to him, since 2011, there is no pension which may amount to more than 10740 hryvnia.

“There are pensions, assigned before. They are a bit more, but again – looking at someone,” added the Deputy Minister.

On the question of journalists about the high pensions of judges, the chamber said: “once again I want to say that pensions have not more than 10 thousand 740 hryvnias. Judges have such payment as a monthly lifetime allowance. …But this is not a pension. I agree that there are problems, but for today dear deputies adopted such a law. Nothing else can say.”

According to the Ministry, the average pension in Ukraine as of July 1, 2017 amounted to UAH 1888.

The Cabinet promises an average salary of 11 thousand, but not soon

Earlier it was reported that the increase of pensions will take place from 1 October, and will be calculated individually for each retiree.