Average monthly salary in Azerbaijan exceeds 1,000 manats

13:50 - 12.06.2024


June 12, Fineko/abc.az. The average monthly nominal salary of employees in Azerbaijan for Jan-Apr 2024 increased by 10.2% versus Jan-Apr 2023 up to 1,007.5 manats.

ABC.AZ reports with reference to the State Statistics Committee that average monthly nominal salary was comparatively higher in the field of mining, financial and insurance, scientific and technical activity, information and communications.

As of May 1, 2024, the number of employees in the country's economy amounted to 1,749,700 people, including 897,000 people in the public sector of the economy and 852,700 people in the non-governmental sector.

19% of employees are employed in education, 18.7% - trade; vehicle repair, 12.8% - industry, 8.4% - health and social services, 6.7% - construction, 6.4% - public administration and defense; social security, 4.2% - transport and warehousing, 3.8% - professional scientific and technical activities, 3.3% - agriculture, forestry and fisheries, 2.2% - finance and insurance, 14.5% are employed in other sectors of the economy.