Locked content GUS: Average salary up 4.7%; employment up 3.1% y/y

In August, average monthly gross salaries in the Polish business sector increased by 4.7 percent on a yearly basis and reached PLN 4,213. Employment grew by 3.1 percent y/y, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) announced. The number of people in employment has not changed since July and totaled 5.76...

Locked content PM Szydło signs PLN 2,000 minimum wage bill

On September 13, Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydło signed a Council of Ministers decree on the minimum monthly wage of PLN 2,000, the PM posted on Twitter. The decree will come into force as of January 1, 2017, the document read. Currently, the minimum monthly wage amounts to PLN 1,850 (gross). So ...

Locked content Wage law for company heads comes into force

On September 9, new rules on the salaries for heads of companies, in which Poland has a stake, came into force, the Treasury Ministry reported. Wages for bosses of such companies will be linked to the size of the firm. In case of micro-enterprises (employing up to 10 people), the salary of a board m...

Locked content GUS: Salaries and employment up in June

In June, average monthly gross salaries in the Polish business sector increased by 5.3 percent on a yearly basis and employment grew by 3.1 percent y/y, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) announced. The number of people in employment totalled 5.752 million, which translates to an increase of 0.3 p...

Locked content Employment up by 2.3%; salaries up

In January, average monthly gross salaries in the Polish business sector increased by 4 percent on a yearly basis and employment grew by 2.3 percent y/y, the Central Statistical Office (GUS) announced. The average monthly gross salary rose by 9.2 percent month-on month and amounted to PLN 4,101.  Th...

GUS: Salaries up by 3.7% y/y; employment by 1.1%

The average monthly salary in the Polish enterprise sector grew by 3.7 percent year-on-year and amounted to PLN 4,132 in April, according to data published by the Central Statistical Office (GUS) on Tuesday. In month-on-month terms salaries declined by 2.2 percent.

Locked content GUS reports an increase in jobs and salaries

Employment in the entrepreneurial sector has gone up by 1.2 percent in January year-on-year, reported the Central Statistical Office (GUS). Salaries have also gone up by 3.6 percent y/y to PLN 3,942 in companies employing more than 9 people. If you take into account January’s deflation, the re...

Locked content IT earns most, culture least – according to survey

IT is the most profitable sector in terms of earnings in Poland. The average gross salary in the sector was PLN 6,000 last year, according to research conducted by Sedlak & Sedlak consulting company. The median of all Polish salaries across different branches in the Sedlak & Sedlak survey wa...

Locked content Business executives earn PLN 12,500 on average

Board members and directors make about five times more money than regular employees in Poland, according to a Sedlak & Sedlak survey. The average salary of the group amounted to PLN 12,500 (pay before tax), Rzeczpospolita daily reported. The average salary among employees with higher education t...