Rosstat disclosed information on the average salary of officials at different levels in 2019. According to the ministry, the average income of civil servants amounted to 60.2 thousand rubles a month, while it grew by 12.9%.
In the central offices of the federal authorities, salaries increased by 10.6% and reached 140 thousand rubles. In legislative bodies of power, the average monthly income of federal officials grew more slowly than inflation – by 1.2%, to 170.8 thousand rubles.
The salaries of federal officials in the executive branch of government increased by 11.2%, reaching 128.2 thousand rubles a month. Officials in the judiciary and the prosecutor’s office began to earn 11.7% more – up to 120.7 thousand rubles on average.
In total, at the end of 2019, there were 727.5 thousand people in the civil service in Russia. At the same time, the states are understaffed by almost 10%,
Earlier chernayakobra.ru wrote that in 2021 the level of wages in the Russian Federation may decrease by 10.9% compared to 2019. Such data are provided in a study by the Center for Strategic Research.