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20:31 | Oct 14 | 2011

Average salary in Yakutia in 2011 is 46% higher than the Russia average

Press Service of the President and the Government of the Republic has issued a report on household income in January – August 2011.

Average salary in Yakutia is to reach 33.7 thousand rubles this year, which is 46% higher than the Russia average (23.5 thousand rubles). Compared to the last year, salary will grow by 9.6%. The Republic’s Gross Regional Product (GRP) is expected to amount 411.5 bil rubles. The Press Service’s report also notes acceleration of investments into the Republic, which are to reach 36% of GRP by the year end.