In May, the average nominal salary in Ukraine amounted to UAH 10,542, up by 3% YoY, according to the State Statistics Service.
“The average nominal salary of a full-time employee of enterprises, institutions and organizations made up UAH 10,542 in May, up 2.2-fold from the minimum wage (UAH 4,723). The average nominal salary increased by 1.1% compared with April and by 3% over the last 12 months (compared to May 2019),” reads the report.
The highest average nominal salaries in May were recorded in the financial and insurance sector – UAH 18,832 (-0.3%), in the information and telecommunications sector – UAH 18,339 (+7.1%) and in the sector of professional, scientific and technical activities- UAH 15,610 (+14.1%).
The lowest average nominal salaries in May were recorded in the temporary accommodation and catering sector – UAH 3,851 (-43.1%), in the healthcare and social assistance sector – UAH 7,645 (+10.6%) and in the art, sports, entertainment and recreation sector – UAH 7,121 (-13.1%). (Ukrinform/Business World Magazine)