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The President instructed the government to prepare proposals on the indexation of salaries of those who were not mentioned in the “may decrees” of 2012
Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed to conduct the indexation of salaries of Russians, five years ago behind the so-called “may decrees” of salary increase to separate categories of workers of budgetary sphere.
“The may decrees did not include all public sector workers. A number of categories of employees of budget organisations wages have not increased for several years,” Putin said during the Kremlin meeting with members of the government (quoted by “Interfax”).
In this regard, the President proposed to spend indexation of salaries to “neocash” categories of state employees.
“Of course, adjusted for inflation and the real possibilities of both Federal and regional budgets. I ask the government to examine the options and to submit proposals in this regard”, — Putin said, stressing the need not to delay this matter and take it into account in the preparation of the budget for 2018.
In the framework of the “may decrees” signed by Putin on may 7, 2012, the day of his next inauguration of the President of Russia, provision was made for indexation of wages in ten categories of workers of budgetary sphere — doctors, middle and Junior medical staff, teachers of secondary schools, kindergarten teachers and so on.
At the same time in 2012, salaries of doctors, University professors and researchers should grow by 2018 up to 200% from the average in the regions, the salaries of teachers, educators, cultural workers, social workers — up to 100%.
At the same time, the indexation of the salaries of the part of the public sector (nurses at kindergartens, specialists in rehabilitation of the disabled, etc.) “may decrees” have not been included. In 2013, Moscow authorities have estimated the value “specified” and “neocash” categories of state employees as 68% to 32%.
Speaking about increase of salaries of “specified” categories of state employees, Putin on Wednesday, may 24, noted that “in General, the stated commitments are fulfilled.” At the same time, the President acknowledged that sometimes commitments are having problems with.
“I want to hear suggestions on what we will do in the near future to correct the situation,” appealed to the Ministers the head of state.
In turn, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said that the government was making all efforts for execution registered in the “may decrees” of the provisions on increase of salaries of workers of education, health and culture.
In early may, 2017 on the government website was published the consolidated report according to which Out of 180 instructions of President Putin, which needed to be completed by may 2017, the government has played 165 or 91.7%.
Chapter loyal to the government of the party “Fair Russia” at a state Council meeting on 4 may said that the good life state employees were only “on paper”.
“Decrees on increasing the salaries of state employees shall be executed only in the case if doctors and teachers work for 2-2,5 rates,” — said Mironov.