Azerbaijan increases salaries of industrialists 8%

Baku: In January, 2015, number of hired workers in Azerbaijan’s industry rose 2.9% to 188,000.

State Statistical Committee told APA-Economics that the their average monthly salary soared 7.7% to AZN 704.5.

36,200 of workers are in mining sector, 98,400 in processing, 29,000 productiono, distribution and supply of energy, gas and steam, 24,400 in water supply, treatment and processing of wastes.

Average monthly salary of workers in non-state sector increased 8.6% to AZN 846.3.

SOURCE: Azeri Press News Agency