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Monthly Salary: 2016

The average monthly salary in Georgia was 940 GEL (about $379.34/€324.26*) in 2016, shows the latest data published by the National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat).

Last year, Georgia’s top three highest-paying occupations were in the fields of financial intermediation (1,834.9 GEL), public administration (1,326.8 GEL) and construction 1,283.3 GEL.

Last year the average monthly salary per other sectors was:

  • Transport and communication – 1,201.5 GEL
  • Mining and quarrying – 1,143 GEL
  • Real estate, renting, and business activities – 1,063.3 GEL
  • Production and distribution of electricity, gas, and water – 1,180 GEL
  • Fishing – 654 GEL
  • Health and social work – 914.4 GEL
  • Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and personal, household goods – 790.3 GEL
  • Manufacturing – 775.4 GEL
  • Hotels and restaurants – 625.6 GEL
  • Agriculture, hunting, and forestry – 575.3 GEL
  • Education – 537 GEL
  • Other community, social, and personal service activities – 804.7 GEL

Meanwhile, men earned almost 386 GEL more than women each month, the figures show.

In 2016, female workers earned an average salary of 731.2 GEL (about $295.08/€252.21*) per month, while male workers earned 1,116.6 GEL (about $450.61/€385.15*), said Geostat.

 

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The article is based on the data  of agenda.ge and National Statistics Office of Georgia.

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