The Cabinet of Ministers today, January 11, adopted a resolution “On increasing the remuneration of pedagogical workers”.
“This year Ukrainian teacher would receive an average plus 1.5 thousand UAH”, – said at a government meeting Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman.
He reminded that it already the second wave of increase in salaries. In absolute terms, the rate of wages will be from now on 6,5 – 8,5 thousand per month depending on category.
The Prime Minister drew attention to the need to work with local authorities to increase the salaries of teachers who are funded from local budgets. “This issue is very important, – said the head of government. – Asked to work out necessary solutions to the situation on the ground was resolved.”
We will remind, earlier it was reported that the consolidated education budget in 2018 is 221,9 billion UAH, while by increasing the salaries for teachers by 25% the amount of the educational subvention increased by 11.2 billion and amounted to 61.7 billion UAH.