Real wage down 4.1 percent in Nov 2009 compared with Nov 2008
Compared with November last year, the average nominal net wage gain grew by 0.4 percent in November 2009 against the same month a year before, while the real wage index gain against stood at growth by 95.9 percent, according to INS. In November 2009, the nominal gross wage gain stood at 1866 lei, down 0.8 percent from the previous month.
The average nominal net wage gain stood at 1366 lei, down 0.7 percent from the previous month (9 lei). The real wage index gain increased by 122.5 percent in November 2009 compared with October 1990, while it recorded a decrease by 1.6 percent against October 2009. The research was conducted on a sample of 24,000 economic units.