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In Russia by the end of the first half of 2018 increased average wages. It is reported RT with reference to the data of Rosstat.
The figure rose to 42.5 thousand rubles, which is 11 percent more than in the same period last year, when the average monthly salary amounted to 38 thousand rubles.
Also, this figure was eight percent higher than average salaries for all 2017, which is slightly exceeded 39 thousand rubles.
In July 2018, it became known that in the first half of 2018, the wage growth in the private sector in Moscow has stopped, and in St. Petersburg decreased by 2 percent, while other regions showed a slight increase.
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