Updated at 13:48,15-08-2017

Salaries in Belarus vary by sectors

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The average salary of an employee in Belarusian IT sector in July reached Br3426,6, National Statistical Committee reports.

Average salaries of air transport workers (Br2132,2), financiers and insurers (Br1255,6), chemical industry workers (Br1249), oil refining workers (Br1203,5) are lagging behind.

Smallest salaries are in social services (Br425,7), among employees of libraries and museums (Br428,3).

The fastests rising wages are among those who work in the IT and air transport services. Total average monthly wage in the country in July was Br745,8 (without deductions and taxes). Real wages for the last six months have decreased by 5 percentage points compared to the salaries in the same period a year ago.