The government will allocate 14.5 billion rubles to increase the salaries of state employees

© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Chesnokova in fotobounce on the house of the government of the Russian Federation in Moscow. Archival photoThe government will allocate 14.5 billion rubles to increase the salaries of state employees© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Tecnocovering the image Bank

The government will allocate 14.5 billion rubles for the execution of the may presidential decrees on raising wages to certain categories of state employees. This was reported on the website of the Cabinet.

The total budget reserved for this purpose 15.4 billion. Of them in education will receive 7.2 billion, science and health 3.4 billion, culture — 500 million.

The remaining reserve of 900 million rubles will be distributed taking into account the analysis of the results of higher wages and growth rate of the average monthly income.

In addition, in December last year the government decided to increase public sector wages by four percent.

The may decrees

In December 2017, the Cabinet decided to increase public sector wages by 4% in 2018.

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The remaining reserve in the amount of RUB 0.9 billion the government will allocate, based on the analysis of the results of achievement of target indicators of increasing public sector wages in accordance with a presidential decree. Distribution will affect the growth rate of the average monthly income of state employees.

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The remaining reserve in the amount of RUB 0.9 billion the government will allocate, based on the analysis of the results of achievement of target indicators of increasing public sector wages in accordance with a presidential decree. Distribution will affect the growth rate of the average monthly income of state employees.

More information on the RBC:
https://www.rbc.ru/rbcfreenews/5a680f2b9a7947dfbbf17df7
The remaining reserve in the amount of RUB 0.9 billion the government will allocate, based on the analysis of the results of achievement of target indicators of increasing public sector wages in accordance with a presidential decree. Distribution will affect the growth rate of the average monthly income of state employees.

More information on the RBC:
https://www.rbc.ru/rbcfreenews/5a680f2b9a7947dfbbf17df7

May orders — the program of development of social guarantees set forth by Vladimir Putin after taking office of President in 2012. They contain the parameters to which the economy must come out during his presidential term.

Among others, there was a decree on increasing wages of state employees. It was planned that by 2017 it will be from 100 to 200 percent of the average wage in the region.

Since 2012 the salary of teachers should be compared with the averages for the region and not to fall below this level. By 2018, the remuneration of cultural workers and College teachers should reach the same level as doctors and teachers of higher educational institutions to exceed the regional average by half.

This has increased the pressure on regional budgets which Finance such expenditure. So the period of execution of the decree was extended.

The government will allocate 14.5 billion rubles to increase the salaries of state employees© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in Photobacterium Russian regions wage — 2017

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