Czech Rep ahead, Slovakia behind Hungary in public sector wages

Budapest, June 17 (MTI) – The earnings of people working in Hungary’s public sector – an average 232,000 forints (EUR 868) per month before tax – are below those in the Czech Republic (EUR 960) but higher than in Slovakia (EUR 807), said a survey report sent to MTI on Friday.  

Analysts of jobs portal Workania compared the three countries and found that the public sector in Hungary offered the lowest salaries to people working for local governments, putting it third behind the Czech Republic and Slovakia.