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The salary of over a million rubles a month get 11 287 Russians. This category of employees is less than 0.1 per cent of the total, follows from the results of the research of Rosstat about wages.
In 2017, the number of such workers totaled 6988 people. Thus, in two years their number grew by 38 percent. According to Rosstat, in this category of staff average salary is 2.4 million rubles. This is 4.3% higher than two years earlier.
The highest salaries in the spheres of culture, sport, recreation and entertainment — 5.8 million rubles per month. In the second place, Rosstat put the scope of other services, in which wages exceeded 3.7 million rubles. The third position is the specialists in the sphere of production of oil products and coke, chemicals and pharmaceuticals. Their salaries amount to 2.7 million rubles.
Most workers with salaries of more than a million rubles a month in the sphere of trade and repair transport — 1960, or 0.1 percent of all employees in the industry. In second place, scientific and technical activities (1908 people, or 0.2 per cent), the third — the specialists in financial and insurance sphere (1623 persons, or 0.2 per cent).
Meanwhile, in the most numerous category of wages includes those Russians whose salary is in the range of 33,9 thousand to 40 thousand rubles per month. According to the statistical office, a salary up to 11 280 rubles you get more than 775 thousand people.
Statistics of Rosstat does not take into account Russians working in the informal sector of the economy. Meanwhile, the volume of the labour market can reach 25 percent, said the Professor of the Institute of state service and management of the Ranepa Alexander Shcherbakov, writes owned by Grigory Berezkin the RBC.
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