Average salary in BiH in May amounted to 981 KM

Average salary in BiH in May amounted to 981 KM

SARAJEVO, July 19 (FENA) – The average monthly net salary in BiH in May this year amounted to 981 KM and was nominally lower by 0.7 percent compared to December last year, and higher by 4.4 percent compared to May last year.

The lowest average net salary in May was in accommodation services, food preparation and serving and amounted to 584 KM, in construction it was 680 KM, while the average net salary in administrative and ancillary services was 675 KM, according to the BiH Statistics Agency.

In financial and insurance activities, the average net salary in the month of May amounted to 1,564 KM, in the production and supply of electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning 1,480 KM, and in the field of information and communication technologies 1,439 KM.

The average monthly gross salary in BiH in May this year amounted to 1,519 KM and was nominally higher by 0.5 percent compared to December last year, and higher by 4.7 percent compared to May last year.