The average monthly net salary per employee in December 2014 amounted to 22,407 denars, while the gross amount was 32,741 denars, announced State Statistical Office.

According to data of the State Statistical Office, the index of average monthly net salary in December last year compared to December 2013 is 104.2.

This is due to the increase in the average net salary per employee in the sectors: professional, scientific and technical activities, where there is an increase of 16.9 percent, 11.5 percent in construction and 8.8 percent in the manufacturing industry.

In December 2014, 1.2 percent of employees in Macedonia did not receive salary.