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Averaged Monthly Salaries in Georgia due to Sectors

According to Geostat, national statistics service of Georgia, in the first quarter of 2017, averaged monthly salary of an employee marked 989 GEL, up 8.4% year on year.

The highest salary was recorded in finance sector – 1908 GEL. Housing sector is second with 1598 GEL, transport and communications ranks third with 1332 GEL. The lowest salary was recorded in education sector – 564 GEL. Agriculture sector salaries totaled 658 GEL on average.

Averaged monthly salaries saw a major rise in real estate operations with a 18.6% upturn, while salaries declined in state governance sector by 2.1%.

Chart – averaged monthly salary in the first quarter of 2017 (in GEL)

 

Sectors 1Q17 1Q16 Growth
Total 989 913 8.4%
Finance Sector 1908 1749 9.1%
Development 1498 1355 10.6%
Transport and Communications 1332 1165 14.4%
State Governance 1295 1324 -2.1%
Mining Industry 1227 1177 4.2%
Real Estate Transactions 1196 1008 18.6%
Production and Distribution of Electricity, Gas and Water 1116 1102 1.2%
Healthcare 934 864 8.1%
Trade: Vehicles, Household Things Repair 853 785 8.7%
Processing Industry 826 762 8.4%
 Personal Services 782 773 1.2%
Hotels and Restaurants 741 652 13.6%
Agriculture 658 561 17.3%
Education 564 488 15.6%