Since 2015 salary of railway workers in Azerbaijan greatly increased
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Dec. 17
By Elchin Mehdiyev - Trend:
Since 2015, salary of railway workers in Azerbaijan has increased significantly, Chairman of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov said at a press conference held in the headquarters of the ruling New Azerbaijan Party (YAP), Trend reports Dec. 17.
“If in 2015 the average salary of railway workers was 130 manat ($76.6), now it reaches 583 manat ($343.6),” the chairman said.
Gurbanov noted that reforms are being carried out in the railway sector, and preference is given to young people.-->
The chairman added that up to 20,000 people work in this field in Azerbaijan.
($1= 1.7 manat on Dec. 17)