The average monthly salary in Mogilev Region increased by 18.7% on the year in January-December 2007 to BYR 644,400, Interfax learnt from the Committee for Labor, Employment and Social Security of the regional administration.
The average salary in December was BYR 722,500 (6.6% up on the month).
Mogilev Region's industrial enterprises offered a 16.6% higher monthly wage than the general average salary (BYR 751,700 on average).
The average salary in transport companies was BYR 752,500, construction companies - BYR 780,800, forestries - BYR 676,100, communication - BYR 676,300, trade and public catering - BYR 494,100, municipal economy - BYR 646,400, agriculture - BYR 397,100.
The highest average monthly salaries were registered in Mogilev (BYR 722,900) and Bobruisk (BYR 722,000).