Salaries of workers in Tatarstan in the field of trade increase by a quarter —

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An increase in the average monthly wages of commercial employees was recorded in Tatarstan, according to the results of January-May 2022. Compared to the same period of the previous year, they increased by almost a quarter.

The highest salary is received by people engaged in the sale of motor vehicles and motorcycles, as well as their repair — almost 46.4 thousand rubles. Compared to January-May, it increased by 25.4%. These data are provided by the State Statistical Service of Tatarstan for the Day of Commercial Workers, celebrated on July 23.

The average monthly salary of employees engaged in the repair of cars and motorcycles reached 41.5 thousand rubles. Compared to last January-May, it increased by 24.7%.

In general, the average monthly salary of retail employees, except for those who sell motor vehicles, amounted to 38,000 rubles in Tatarstan in January-May. Compared to the same period in 2021, it increased by 23%.

According to the Tatarstan Statistical Service, the average number of employees employed in wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles is 138.6 thousand. 63.7 thousand citizens of Tatarstan are engaged in retail trade, which is not related to the sale of cars and motorcycles.

According to the results of January-May, the turnover of retail trade in Tatarstan amounted to 479.8 billion rubles. In prices comparable to the level of the same period in 2021, it amounted to 97.8%.

Food products, including beverages and tobacco products, accounted for 218 billion rubles of retail trade turnover in January-May 2022. The bulk of retail trade turnover – 261.8 billion rubles – consists of non-food products.

Tatiana Demina


Rose D. Jones