Public sector wages will increase by 4% from 1 January
MOSCOW, 11 Dec — RIA Novosti. In Russia since January, four percent salary increase for state employees. The order of the Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev published on the official portal of legal information.
This measure will affect employees of state-owned, budgetary and Autonomous institutions, as well as employees of government agencies. In addition, to increase wages to civil servants of military units, establishments and divisions of Federal enforcement authorities in which the law provides military and equal to it service.
Last week the Minister of labour and social protection Maxim Topilin has reminded the regional authorities about the decree on increase of salaries to state employees.
In addition, in late November, the government allocated 200 million roubles for increase of salaries of employees of cultural institutions and 3.6 billion — those who are engaged in education and science.