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The average salary of kindergarten teachers in the first half of 2018 represented 88.5 per cent of the average wage in the sphere of education, in 2014 this figure was 94.3 per cent. These are a study of the Russian popular front (onf) and the Fund “National resources in education,” reports owned by the family Demyan Kudryavtsev, the newspaper “Vedomosti”.
The survey was attended by 1200 teachers from 78 regions. Some teachers said that in four years their salary has been reduced by 20-30 percent. 70 percent of teachers believe that get less than school teachers. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin in his may decrees 2012 instructed each region to increase the salary of teachers to average in General education is still by 2013.
The low wages of teachers were in the Komi Republic (rubles 5968), Mari El (6,000 rubles) and Orel region (7000 rubles), and also in the Rostov, Kursk, Pskov regions and in the Altai region.
37 percent of teachers said that faced with incorrect payroll. 9 percent of teachers are faced with a partial non-payment, and 2 percent full-payment of money. Signals on unpaid wages came from Vologda, Volgograd, Kaliningrad and Kirov regions, TRANS-Baikal and Krasnoyarsk territories, Bashkortostan and Mordovia.
However, more than 85 percent of teachers work very long hours, 10 percentage points more than in 2017. Half of the respondents are forced to take on additional responsibilities (e.g., cleaning) to receive the award. Educators have at their own expense to buy toys and stationery, equip group. In addition, teachers complain of overcrowding groups.
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