The government has increased the salaries of teachers

Правительство увеличило оклады педагогов

The Cabinet adopted the decision without discussion

The salaries of teachers increased to 25% from 1 January 2018.

The Cabinet of Ministers at today’s meeting decided to increase the salaries of teachers by 25% from 1 January 2018, reports Interfax-Ukraine.

As noted, at the meeting of the Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman stressed that the decision was adopted without discussion, but the revision with the Ministry of social policy.

According to him, the increase will be 25%, which will be an average of 1500 UAH.

According to the draft decision, the government has increased the salaries and wages to educators on 1 tariff category as from 1 January 2018.

The Cabinet also instructed the Ministry of education and science jointly with the Ministry of Finance on implementation of state budget of Ukraine for the first half of the year to consider upgrading from 1 September 2018 remuneration of other categories of pedagogical and scientific-pedagogical workers.

Recall that the increase in teachers ‘ salaries was announced by the Minister of education and science, Liliya Hrynevych.