Culture employees’ wages to be 40% raised in 2020
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Wages of culture employees will be 40% raised in 2020, Kazpravda.kz quotes the Minister of Culture and Sports of Kazakhstan Aktoty Raimkulova as saying at a meeting with Almaty intelligentsia.
According to the minister, average salary of theater artists will be 231 thousand tenge, and of workers in libraries, museums and archives - 164 thousand tenge.
"Improving the welfare of culture and art workers is one of the important aspects of our plan. The issue of social support is currently being worked out to improve the living conditions of the culture and art workers. A budget loan of KZT 3.7 million will be allocated for youth to acquire accommodation," Rayymkulova added.