President Shavkat Mirziyoyev today signed decree raising the salaries of employees of budget-financed organizations, as well as pensions, stipends and allowances by 7% starting from July 15.
New minimum rates of:
- wages will be 184,300 soums (now - 172,240 soums);
- old-age pensions and benefits to the disabled since childhood - 360,460 soums per month (336,880);
- benefits for the elderly and disabled citizens who do not have the required length of service, - 221,190 soums per month (206,720).
Self-supporting enterprises and organizations are recommende to increase wages by improving production efficiency and reducing labor costs.
Prior to this, the minimum wage was raised in December 2017, when the increase was by 15%.