- By country
- By industry
- By topic
- Top 100
SKOPJE (Macedonia), April 21 (SeeNews) - Macedonia's real average net monthly wage increased by 2.2% year-on-year in February, after rising 1.6% in the previous month, data from the country's statistical office showed on Friday.
In nominal terms, the average net wage in Macedonia added 2.4% on the year in February, reaching 22,347 denars ($389.2/363.4 euro).
The strongest wage growth was registered in the transportation sector, by 11.9%, followed by the information and communication sector, 6.0%.
On a monthly comparison basis, net wages dropped by 1.3% in February.
Growth of Macedonia's net and gross wages (pct change):
|Feb y/y||Jan y/y||Feb m/m||Jan m/m|
|real net wage||2.2||1.6||-1.3||-3.6|
|average nominal net wage||2.4||2.2||-1.8||-3.0|
|real gross wage||2.3||1.8||-1.2||-3.3|
|average nominal gross wage||2.5||2.4||-1.7||-2.7|
source: Macedonian statistical office
(1 euro = 61.50 denars)