the Restrictive measures announced in connection with the spread of the coronavirus, has resulted in pay cuts for more than half of Russians. This writes the RBC citing data from service “”.

According to the survey, 58 percent of employed people, cut wages during the period of quarantine. Premium income decreased in 66 percent of respondents.

On the same level of income remained at 39 percent of citizens. Only 3 percent of respondents could boast that employers increased their salaries.

it is Noteworthy that before the epidemic COVID-19 the majority of Russian employers (80 percent) planned in the foreseeable future to raise salaries to its employees. Among foreign companies, the figure reached 90 percent.

Russian employers on average were willing to offer a 10 percent increase in the income of their employees, foreign – about 7 percent.