The average net wage in BiH in August this year amounted to 843 BAM, which represents a nominal growth of 2.1 percent in comparison with August last year and nominal growth of 0.1 percent in comparison with December 2015.
According to the Agency for Statistics of BiH, the lowest net wage was paid in the field of accommodation services and catering services in the amount of 522 BAM. Wage in administrative and support services amounted to 533 BAM, while the average net wage in August in construction sector amounted to 538 BAM.
Average net wage in financial and insurance services amounted to 1.463 BAM, in production and supply with electrical energy, gas, steam and air conditioning the wage amounted to 1.366 BAM, while the average net wage in the sector of information and communications amounted to 1.252 BAM.
Average gross wage in BiH in August amounted to 1.309 BAM and has not changed in comparison with December 2015, while in comparison with August 2015 it is nominally higher by 2.1 percent.