The average monthly salary in Mogilev Region increased by 23.3% on the year in January-December 2008 to BYR 795,000, Interfax-West learnt from the Committee for Labor, Employment and Social Security of the regional administration.
In December alone the average salary made BYR 880,600.
Mogilev Region's industrial enterprises offered a monthly wage of BYR 942,600 (25.3% up).
The average salary in construction industry totaled BYR 964,000,(23.8% up).
The average salary in the sphere of transport made BYR 916,600 (21.3% up), communication - BYR 823,800 (21.7% up), forestry - BYR 772,400 (14.5% up), municipal housing services - BYR 785,800 (21.4% up), trade and public catering - BYR 639,900 (30.7% up), agriculture - BYR 518,100 (30.9% up).
The highest salaries were registered in Mogilev, Bobruisk, and the districts of Osipovichi, Krichev, Kostryukovichi and Mogilev.