Average monthly salary up in Tajikistan
Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 18
The average monthly nominal salary in Tajikistan grew 10.7 percent or 114 somoni over the past year, Sputnik Tajikistan news agency reported quoting the Statistical Agency under President of Tajikistan.
In November 2017, the average salary was 1,174 somoni, and in November 2016 – 1,060 somoni.
Agriculture, hunting and forestry workers had the lowest salary - 523 somoni, while those working in the mining industry and the development of quarries had the highest salary – 2,214 somoni in November 2017.
In the real sector of the economy, the average monthly salary in November 2017 was 1,437 somoni, which is 1.4 times more than in November 2016.
(8.83 Tajik somoni = 1 USD on Jan. 18)