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The Average Salary has been Increased with 82 GEL, -the Highest-paying and the Lowest-paying jobs in Georgia

Last year, the amount of average salary is Georgia equaled to 900 GEL, which is 82 GEL more compared to the 2014 index. According to the statistics, last year the highest-paying job was in the finance field as usual, the lowest-paying job was in the field of education.

During the year, the average salary was increased in the field of agriculture, hunting and forestry. Instead of 504 GEL it raised to 574. In fishery, the salary was rose with 300 GEL and reached 849 GEL.

The average salary was increased in the mining field and raised from 902 to 1047 GEL. In the manufacturing industry, the salary rose to 767 GEL, which is 50 GEL higher index compared to last year.

In the field of electricity, gas and water manufacture and distribution, the average salary increased with 78 GEL and amounted to 1117 GEL.

An average salary was increased in the construction field as well and it consisted of 1182 in 2015 instead of 942 GEL in 2014.

In the field of trade, automobiles, domestic products and personal essentials and repairs, an average salary amounted to 783 GEL, which is 80 GEL more compared to the 2014 index.

In 2015, an average monthly salary in the hotels and restaurants was 563 GEL. It means that in a year, the salary was increased with 80 GEL in the sector. In the transportation and communication field, the salary was increased up to 1189 GEL, which is a rise of 100 GEL in a year.

According to the statistics, an average salary in the finance sector was raised with 100 GEL.

As for the state administration, an average salary in 2015 amounted to 1342 GEL in the field, which refers that it was raised with 100 GEL.

In the education field, an average salary rose with 27 GEL, however it still shows the lowest salary index and amounted to 483 GEL in 2015.

In the field of health care and social assistance, an average salary was increased with 100 GEL and amounted to 844 GEL.

An average salary for employed women in 2015 amounted to 692 GEL, which is 75 GEL higher index compared to 2014 rates. As for men, It increased with 94 GEL and amounted to 1074 GEL.

Source: businesscontract.ge