Salary will increase after the harvest
Sept 20. Kazpravda
By Alina PAK
According to the Republican Statistics Agency, in August, the average monthly nominal wage per employee was 110,020 tenge. The index of nominal wages to August 2012 was 105.2%, the index of real wages -99, 5%.
In the sector structure the highest salary was marked in the mining and quarrying – KZT 217.6 thousand (2.0 times higher than the average level), in professional, scientific and technical activities — 214.5 thousand tenge (1, 9 times) and in financial and insurance activities — 195.0 thousand (1.8 times).
The lowest wages are in agriculture, forestry and fisheries — 56.0 thousand tenge, which is by 49.2% less than the national average. However, the high yield of grain encourages: personal incomes of villagers in the near future will come to a decent standard.
Regionally, the highest salary has been observed in the Atyrau oblast — 204.5 thousand tenge, which is by 1.9 times higher than the average national rate. In the North-Kazakhstan region its value amounted to 73.1 thousand tenge, or 33.6% below the national average.