Average wage rises to over 29,000 crowns

The average wage in the Czech Republic rose by 6.8 percent to 29,050 crowns in the 3Q, according to figures released by the Czech Statistics Office. This represents an average monthly increase of 1,840 crowns.

The Statistics Office notes in this respect that the average wage is driven by salaries in Prague and two thirds of employees in the country get below-average salaries. The average wage in Moravia is 26,498 crowns.