The average salary in Ukraine for the year increased by 40%

Средняя зарплата в Украине за год выросла на 40%

The average salary in Ukraine is 6 thousand UAH

In Ukraine, the average salary increased up to 6 thousand UAH.

About the increase of the average salary, said Vice-Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko.

“The average salary across Ukraine for four months of this year increased compared to the same period last year by almost 40% and is now at 6 thousand UAH”, – he said during a conference in Kiev, Interfax-Ukraine.

At the same time, Rozenko said that the inflation-adjusted real wages increased by 20%.

We will remind, earlier the Prime Minister of Ukraine Vladimir Groisman said that in 2017 the average salary in the country will reach 7 thousand UAH. In addition, according to his forecasts, by 2020, wages in Ukraine will average at least 10 thousand UAH.

Earlier, the State statistics service reported that in Ukraine average salary in April was 6 659 UAH, which is 1.4% less (93 UAH) than in March.

The Ukrainians have promised to increase salaries by a third