In July, 2008 at big and medium-sized enterprises of area the quantity working on hiring made 271,3 thousand people.
The nominal average monthly salary of one permanent member of staff occupied in economy of area (without hired employees of statistically small enterprises and at citizens - businessmen), in July, 2008 made 1712 UAH and in comparison with June grew by 3%, and with July, 2007 - for 34%.
Its essential increase in a month was noted at workers:
agriculture - for 18%, or for 204 UAH;
hotel and restaurant business - for 8%, or for 83 UAH;
public administration and in the organizations which carry out operations with real estate, rent, engineering and render services to businessmen - for 7%, or for 165 UAH and 95 UAH respectively.
At the same time essential reduction of wages by types of economic activity was noted at workers:
the organizations providing the municipal and individual services, engaged in activity in the culture and sports sphere - for 14%, or for 188 UAH;
educations - for 9%, or for 135 UAH
The most highly paid still have work of workers of metallurgical production and production of finished metal products, the railway transport, engaged in production and distribution of the electric power, gas and water, the financial sphere, additional transport services and auxiliary operations, a pipeline and water transport. Compensation in these kinds of activity exceeded an average value which developed in area economy by 1,6-2,9 times.
Low-paid there are the workers occupied in fish breeding, fishery, on production of rubber and plastic products, at the enterprises for processing of wood and production of products from a tree, except furniture, textile production, production of clothes, fur and products from fur, trade;car repairs, household products and subjects of personal consumption, the organizations providing the municipal and individual services, engaged in activity in the sphere of culture and sports, hotel and restaurant business. The salary size in these kinds of activity didn't exceed 68% of a regional average indicator.
The salary in the main spheres of economy of area made: in the industry - 2125 UAH; agriculture - 1327 UAH. Workers of agrarian sector it twice, and at workers have industries - by 3,3 times was above a living wage established for able-bodied persons (649 UAH). The ratio of levels of a salary in these kinds of activity made 1,6 times.
Level of a salary of workers of area made 89% from nation-wide, or was less it for 218 UAH
Among regions of Ukraine on salary level the area in July took the 11th place after Donetsk, Dnepropetrovsk, Kiev, Zaporozhye, Lugansk, Poltava Kharkov, areas, ARE the Crimea and the cities of Kiev and Sevastopol.
The real wage in July, 2008 in comparison with June grew by 3,4%, and in comparison with July, 2007 - for 3,9%.
As of August 1, 2008 of 1,5 thousand working in economy of area suffered from untimely payment of a salary. To each of them on the average it isn't paid on 1918,56 UAH
The sum of an unpaid salary for August 1, 2008 made 11,6 million UAH and in comparison with July 1 of the current year decreased by 4,3% (on 518,3 thousand UAH). In the specified sum of 7,6 million UAH make debts of economically inactive, ruined and bankrupt enterprises. The rest - 4 million UAH - debts of economically active enterprises from which more than a third remains in the industry, 31,8% - at the enterprises of a field of activity of transport and communication, 8,3% - in agriculture, 8,2% - in construction, 4,7% - in the organizations providing municipal and individual services, engaged in activity in the culture and sports sphere, 3,2% - and render services in the organizations which carry out operations with real estate, rent, engineering to businessmen.