Wage growth in Romania growing double-digit year after yearChristian Fernsby ▼ | October 8, 2019
2019 to be the fourth consecutive year of double-digit wage growth in Romania.
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Wages in the private sector rose by 15.0% year on year in August versus 15.7% previously, while in the public sector, wage growth slowed down to 11.0% YoY from 13.1% in July.
Net salaries in construction continued to post huge growth rates of 48.5% YoY due to fiscal facilities. Manufacturing wages are increasing at a constant speed of 12.7%, driven mainly by minimum wage hikes, as employment growth in the sector has been shrinking in annual terms for the last twelve consecutive months. ■