Rosstat has published the list of regions with the highest and lowest salaries

Statistics on salaries in different regions of Russia for the first quarter of 2020, published by Rosstat. Based on these data, RT has made a rating of regions with the highest average earnings. The highest average salary in the first three months of this year recorded in Chukotka is 109.1 thousand. Next come the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug (101,5 thousand rubles), Moscow (95.5 thousand rubles), Magadan oblast (89.5 thousand rubles) and Sakhalin (89,4 thousand rubles).

The lowest average salary for January — March 2020, according to Rosstat, was received by the inhabitants of the Ivanovo region (27 thousand), Dagestan (27.2 thousand rubles), Kabardino-Balkaria (27.5 thousand rubles), the Altai Krai (27.6 thousand rubles) and Karachay-Cherkessia (27.6 thousand rubles).

the Average salary in Russia amounted to 48.3 thousand rubles.

Previously, one in five Russians complained of a decrease in their income since the beginning of the pandemic.