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Golodets urged to reconsider the level of salaries of bankers

Голодец призвала пересмотреть уровень зарплат банкиров

The level of salaries in the banking sector need to be reviewed. This was announced by first Vice-Premier of Russia Olga Golodets, reports Rambler News Service.

“Some sectors show consistent superiority of the average wage significantly. For example, in the financial sector the average salary last year was 69 480 rubles. And it actually costs on loans, which are inaccessible both for business and for the people”, — quotes Agency her words.

According to her, there must be a reasonable approach to the discussion of systems of remuneration. It is a question of further development of the economy and maintaining consumer demand and “social well-being and development of our country.” Exactly how you can adjust the level of salaries in the private sector is not specified.

Earlier, on March 23, Olga was Gradecontrol that the number of Russians who are in need in recent times has increased significantly. “We have indicated a very sharp drop in income. Sharp and real wages, and incomes”, — said Deputy Prime Minister.

March 21, Rosstat presented a report on the socio-economic situation in Russia. According to the document, the real incomes of Russians in January 2016 fell by 6.9 percent compared to the same period last year. The average income of citizens amounted to slightly more than 28 thousand rubles, having increased by 0.5 percent, and the average wage — 32,9 thousand rubles (grew by 5.3 percent in nominal terms and decreased by 2.6 percent in real).

According to the Ministry of labour and social protection, in 2015 the number of Russians whose incomes are below the subsistence level,exceeded 19 million people.

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