Ukrainians in 2023 began to earn more, despite the war and economic turmoil caused by wartime.
The head of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Finance, Tax and Customs Policy, Danylo Hetmantsev, referring to the data of the State Statistics Service, said that in the first half of 2023, the salary of Ukrainians amounted to 16.3 thousand hryvnias.
"The average salary in Ukraine in the first quarter of 2023 was UAH 15,436, in the second — UAH 17,176. Thus, the average salary in the first half of 2023 reached UAH 16,306," he said.
According to Hetmantsev, high average monthly salaries persist in the following sectors of the economy:
Minimum wage in Ukraine 2024: amount
At a regular meeting, the Government approved the draft budget for the next 2024. Therefore, it is already known what the amounts of the minimum wage, subsistence level, etc., can be.
If we talk about the size of the minimum wage in Ukraine, then from January 1, 2024, the minimum wage will change.
The minimum monthly wage from January 1 may be 7100 UAH. From July 1, 2024 — 8000 UAH.
So, in 2023, the amount of the minimum provision per person is 2589 UAH. And in 2024, it may increase to UAH 2920.
Earlier, the NBU reported that in Ukraine there was a tendency to increase the demand for labor. Against this background, Ukrainians began to increase their salaries.